Reckless driving reported on US 285 before fatal head-on crash

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PARK COUNTY, Colo. (KDVR) – CDOT officials closed US 285 at County Road 43A, three miles north of Bailey due to a head-on crash with two fatalities confirmed.

The crash happened at mile point 225.

Witnesses told police the crash was caused by someone driving recklessly. The occupants of the alleged reckless vehicle were pronounced dead on scene.

The two occupants of the other vehicle were transported to the hospital, and their conditions have not been released.

The roadway fully reopened just before 8:30 p.m.

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