2 motorcyclists struck by vehicle on I-70 in Wheat Ridge

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WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — Two people on a motorcycle were taken to a hospital after being hit by a vehicle on eastbound Interstate 70 near Robb Street on Sunday night, the Wheat Ridge Police Department said.

Police originally reported the accident as a hit-and-run, but they later said it was not.

It was a single car and motorcycle crash that happened about 8:15 p.m.

Two lanes of eastbound I-70 were closed in the area while police investigated. The lanes reopened around 9:50 p.m.

The conditions of the victims are unknown.