Man killed in head-on crash in Greenwood Village

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — A man was killed in a head-on crash on Saturday night, the Greenwood Village Police Department said.

The crash happened about 6:30 p.m. at South University Boulevard and Garden Lane, between East Belleview Avenue and Orchard Road.

Police said a pickup truck driven by a man was traveling southbound when it crossed into the northbound lane of University and struck an SUV head-on.

The driver of the truck was pronounced dead at the scene.

The SUV was driven by a female with a female passenger. Both were taken to a hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.

The names of the drivers or the passenger were not released, pending family notifications.

University Boulevard was closed between Belleview Avenue and Orchard Road for several hours for the investigation.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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