Fatal rollover wreck momentarily closes I-25 near Colorado Springs
FOUNTAIN, Colo. — Colorado State Patrol is investigating an overnight crash on I-25 near Colorado Springs, which resulted in one death.
According to KXRM, The crash took place shortly after midnight Monday near the Mesa Ridge exit, which leads to Fountain.
According to CSP, a vehicle was traveling southbound when the driver lost control and rolled over onto the northbound lanes.
Three passengers were in the vehicle at the time of the wreck. The driver, 42-year-old Pamela McCullom of Fountain, was transported to a local hospital, where she died as a result of her injuries.
The two passengers, 10-year-old Emony Whiteley and 13-year-old Kirsten Smith, were also taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.
None of the people in the vehicle were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.
During the investigation, troopers shut down the northbound lanes of I-25 between MM 132 and MM 135. The lanes were reopened as of 5 a.m.
At this time, it is uknown whether alcohol, drugs or speed were a factor on the crash.AlertMe