Driver killed, construction worker injured after rollover accident

THORNTON, Colo. -- One person was killed and a construction worker was injured after a rollover crash on Tuesday, the Thornton Police Department said.

Police said the crash happened just after 11 a.m. near Interstate 25 and 144th Avenue when a black Chevrolet Camaro lost control while it was on the exit ramp.

The vehicle rolled over several times into a construction zone where it hit the worker.

The construction worker was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Authorities do not believe alcohol or drugs were a factor at this time.

The names, ages and gender of the person who died and the construction worker were not released.