One dead, one injured in head-on crash on Sheridan in northwest Denver

DENVER — One person was killed in a two-vehicle head-on crash on Thursday morning, the Denver Police Department said.

The crash happened just after 8 a.m. at West 33rd Avenue, police said.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene and another person was taken to a hospital in critical condition, police said.

Both directions of Sheridan Boulevard were closed between West 32nd and West 35th avenues. Sheridan reopened just before noon.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.