Man killed after ramming SUV into light pole in Boulder

BOULDER, Colo. — Police are investigating a fatal single-vehicle accident that occurred Sunday morning.

The Boulder Police Department originally received a report of an SUV that had been driving erratically.

About 6:15 a.m., multiple reports were called in of an SUV that had been in an accident involving a light pole on Table Mesa Drive at Moorhead Avenue.

The driver was found dead at the scene and is believed to be the sole occupant of the vehicle.

On Monday, the driver was identified by the Boulder County Coroner’s Office as 39-year-old Joseph Brown of Aurora.

Westbound Table Mesa Drive was closed just west of the U.S. 36 interchange for the investigation. Eastbound Table Mesa Drive was down to one lane.

Moorhead Avenue was closed in both directions north of Table Mesa Drive.

All roads reopened after several hours after police investigated the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 303-441-3333.