Alcohol suspected in Thornton crash that leaves woman dead, 4 injured

Local News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

THORNTON, Colo. — One person was killed and four others were injured in an early-morning, three-vehicle crash on Sunday, the Thornton Police Department said.

The crash happened about 1:40 a.m. at Highway 7 and Quebec Street, near Todd Creek Golf Club.

Police said a woman was pronounced dead at the scene and three men and one woman were taken to area hospitals in critical condition. One of the injured was airlifted to a hospital.

Highway 7 was closed between Quebec and Yosemite streets. It reopened just before 12:30 p.m.

The cause of the crash is under investigation, but police said alcohol is suspected.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Most Read

Top Stories

More Home Page Top Stories