2 killed in rollover crash near I-70 and I-225

AURORA, Colo. -- Two people were killed in rollover crash near Interstate 70 and Interstate 225 early Sunday morning, the Denver Police Department said.

Three other people were taken to a hospital.

Police said the crash happened about 1:30 a.m. and shut down the interchange for several hours.

According to police, a sedan in the left lane crossed the line and slammed into a car in the center lane. Both vehicles rolled as a result of the collision.

The two people who died were passengers in the car that was hit, police said.

The highway reopened about 6 a.m.

Police believe alcohol might be a factor in the crash.

AlertMe