Officials: Woman taken to hospital, dies after being shot

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ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. – A traffic accident on Sunday afternoon,  left one woman dead from a gunshot, according to officials.

Authorities were called to a fender bender in the area of East 74th Avenue and Washington Street around 3:07 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

Colorado State Patrol responded and a trooper called for an ambulance for a woman who was suffering from a gunshot wound.

Adams County authorities reported on Monday that the woman had succumbed to her injuries.

A man was taken into custody in connection to this incident, officials reported.  Detectives were investigating this incident as a homicide.