One killed in crash on U.S. 85 in Brighton

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BRIGHTON, Colo. — A woman was killed Friday morning in a collision at the intersection of U.S. 85 and 124th Avenue, the Brighton Police Department reported.

BPD said a southbound pickup truck on U.S. 85 ran a red light and struck a Volkswagen heading east on 124th Avenue.

The driver of the Volkswagen died at the scene.

The impact forced the truck and the VW into another vehicle waiting in the northbound U.S. 85 turn lane.

The intersection was closed for hours.

An investigation was underway. It was not known whether alcohol or drugs were a factor.

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