Bouncing tire injures 2 on I-25 near 136th Avenue

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Photo courtesy: Thornton Fire Department

Photo courtesy: Thornton Fire Department

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — Two people were injured in a crash after a vehicle lost a tire on Interstate 25 on Wednesday afternoon, the Thornton Fire Department said.

It happened near 136th Avenue. Officials said the vehicle that lost the tire was on the northbound side of the interstate.

The tire bounced into the southbound lanes, smashing through the windshield of an oncoming vehicle.

Two people were taken to the hospital in unknown condition.