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From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Sept. 2, 2019

Posted at 7:39 AM, Sep 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-02 15:59:16-04

This is the Denver7 breaking and developing news blog. Throughout the day, this story will be updated with both minor and large breaking news events that our readers care about. Check back as we continue to update this story. 

12:55 p.m. — The Weld County Sheriff's Office said on Sunday around 5:40 p.m., deputies responded to a death investigation near the intersection of E. 24th Street and Highway 34 in unincorporated Weld County. This is an active investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Weld County Sheriff’s Office at 970-356-4015 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or 1-800-444-3776.

11:50 a.m. — Denver police said they are in the area of S. Platte River Drive and W. Alameda Avenue for a death investigation. They said it appears that the body had been there a while.

8:35 a.m. — A small brush fire was reported near the northbound lanes of E-470 near 96th Avenue. All lanes remain open as the fire department works at the scene. Drivers are asked to use extra caution when passing the emergency vehicles.

4:35 a.m. — The Denver Fire Department responded to a fire at a duplex on the 4600 block of W. Bingham Place. All occupants were able to get out safely. The cause is being investigated.