One person killed in 3-car rollover crash on I-70

DENVER — One person was killed in a rollover crash on Interstate 70 near Holly Street in Denver early Sunday morning, Denver police said.

The three-vehicle crash happened just before midnight and caused serious injuries to other people involved, according to police.

Police said that a black sedan traveling westbound on I-70 changed lanes and hit a red SUV. The SUV hit the median and crossed onto eastbound I-70 where it was hit by a white sedan.

The driver of the red SUV died on scene, police said. The driver of the white sedan is in critical condition.

There were eight people involved in the crash between the three vehicles. All others were transported with non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

I-70 was closed in both directions between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street for several hours early Sunday morning before reopening around 7:30 a.m.

The investigation is ongoing.

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