HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. — A teenager was seriously injured in a crash involving a semitruck in Highlands Ranch on Tuesday morning, the Colorado State Patrol said.
The crash happened just before 5 a.m. on Highway 85 near Brandon Drive, just south of C-470.
The 18-year-old male driver of a Honda Civic was seriously injured and taken to Littleton Adventist Hospital, the Colorado State Patrol said.
The 48-year-old driver of the semitruck was not injured.
The highway was closed for several hours as crews cleaned up a fuel spill from the semitruck.
The names of the drivers were not released. The cause of the crash is under investigation.