Person dies after their car plunges into Clear Creek Canyon Saturday

GOLDEN, Colo. — One person is dead after their car plunged into Clear Creek, in Clear Creek Canyon.

Colorado State Patrol reported the person was pulled from the car and rescuers tried to resuscitate them Saturday afternoon.

The canyon was reported closed for the rescue efforts around 3:15 p.m. Saturday, from Golden to Colo. 119, and remained closed until about 7:25 p.m., when the vehicle was pulled from the canyon.

Officials have not released the name of the person killed in the crash.

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