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  • 6 hurt when vehicle crashes into store in Parker

    PARKER, Colo. — A vehicle crashed into a store in Parker Saturday afternoon, injuring six people. South Metro Fire Rescue said a car traveled front to back through the RNK Running & Walking store at 13019 South Parker Road around 3 p.m. Firefighters removed debris while they searched for possible additional victims. They completed the search and said there were no additional victims. One person was in critical condition, two people were in serious condition and three had minor injuries. […]

  • Video: Broncos 2nd round draft choice DeMarcus Walker sees snow for first time

    DENVER — The Denver Broncos introduced second round draft choice DeMarcus Walker Saturday at team headquarters. The team selected the pass usher from Florida State Friday night. Walker said he had never seen snow in person before he landed in Denver Saturday morning. #Broncos 2nd round pick @livinglegend_44 saw snow for the first time today in Denver, his reaction – priceless: pic.twitter.com/pRo7b30dwh — Dave Althouse (@davealthouse) April 29, 2017 We've taken DE DeMarcus Walker with our 2nd rd pick. He […]

  • Snowplow involved in crash on I-25 at Thornton Parkway

    THORNTON, Colo. — A snowplow was involved in a minor crash on I-25 at Thornton Parkway Saturday afternoon. The crash blocked several lanes on southbound I-25. Police reported several minor crashes along that stretch of highway during mid-afternoon. Several fender benders on I-25 near Thornton Pkwy. Be cautious and slow your speeds pic.twitter.com/dmDx9GK6FA — Thornton Police Dept (@ThorntonPolice) April 29, 2017 The Colorado Department of Transportation said there were a total of three crashes involving seven vehicles, including the snowplow, […]

  • Police: Wrong way driver crashes into officer’s vehicle near downtown Denver

    DENVER — A police officer in a patrol car was involved in a crash in the intersection of Park Avenue West and Welton Street late Friday night. Police on the scene said a driver of a vehicle was traveling the wrong direction on Welton when that car crashed into the officer’s cruiser. The suspect driver then took off. Police said they were able to track that vehicle down and took the driver into custody about a block away from the […]

  • Another company shuts down wells following Firestone house explosion

    DENVER — Another oil and gas company announced it shut down some of its wells in northeastern Colorado strictly as a precaution. Great Western Oil and Gas said Friday this is a result of the house explosion in Firestone April 17. The explosion killed two men and sent one woman to the hospital. The house was destroyed. A well owned by Anadarko Petroleum is near the house that exploded. No cause has been determined for the explosion but out of […]

  • Woman falls victim to IRS phone scam; Officials announce 8 arrests

    ARVADA, Colo. — An Arvada woman became one of the many victims of the now notorious IRS phone scam. On Thursday, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration announced the arrest of eight suspected criminals involved in the IRS scam and spotlighted the widespread problem. “Over the past three years, this scam has resulted in reported taxpayer losses of more than $55 million,” a press release explained. The Arvada victim spoke out about her experience but did not wish to […]

  • One person killed in crash at York and E470 in Thornton

    THORNTON, Colo. — Police and firefighters responded to a two-vehicle crash where one person died Friday evening. It happened along York Street just south of E470 in Thornton. Officers investigating two car accident York St/E-470, 1 confirmed fatality, 1 transported to local hospital York closed in both directions — Thornton Police Dept (@ThorntonPolice) April 29, 2017 A storm bringing snow to the region made roads wet Friday evening. Police did not know yet if weather contributed to the crash. The […]

  • Crash closes westbound I-70 for hours at Eisenhower Tunnel

    SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. — Multiple crashes west of the Eisenhower Tunnel closed westbound Interstate 70 for several hours Thursday night, the Colorado State Patrol said. One of the crashes involved a semitruck and another vehicle. I70 WB mp 213 closed at Eisenhower Tunnel for a crash. Emergency personnel on-scene. ETA opening approx 30 min. pic.twitter.com/89OjQMnGbg — CSP Eagle (@CSP_Eagle) April 28, 2017 Traffic was stopped until the interstate reopened about 9:15 p.m. More snow was expected in the mountains heading […]

  • ICE detains Mexican man who spent 9 months seeking sanctuary in Denver church

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. — Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents took Arturo Hernandez Garcia into custody while he was at work Wednesday morning. He was the first to seek sanctuary in a Colorado church while fighting deportation. He came to the United States from Mexico with his wife and 3-month-old daughter in 2003. He did not leave when his visa expired. A rally was held outside the ICE processing center Wednesday afternoon where people carrying signs asked for his release. His wife […]

  • Mail surprise: Kansas resident finds guinea pig in mailbox

    LYON COUNTY, Kan. — A resident of Lyon County, Kan., found a surprise in the mailbox Wednesday. The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office posted a picture of a guinea pig that was left in the mailbox on its Facebook page. There were plenty of offers to give the creature a new home. The animal was taken to the Emporia Animal Shelter. The sheriff’s office said progress was being made Wednesday night in identifying who abandoned the guinea pig. Lyon County is […]

  • Police: Juvenile injured in southeast Denver shooting

    DENVER — A shooting at a home in southeast Denver sent a juvenile to the hospital late Tuesday afternoon, the Denver Police Department said. It happened in the 4000 block of South Spruce Street. Police said the victim is a juvenile whose injuries did not appear life-threatening. There was no information released about a suspect or how the shooting happened, but police said it appeared to be an isolated incident.

  • 2 teens with autism missing from Westminster found safe

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — Two missing teenagers with autism who were missing have been found, the Westminster Police Department said Sunday. Police said the teens were located in Denver and are safe. Police did not provide any other details about how or where they were found. Police said the 17-year-old and 18-year-old boys have autism and function at a 9-year-old level. They left a group home in the area of 8400 Church Ranch Boulevard just after 6 p.m. Thursday. One of the […]