Police: Red light runner causes crash in Denver, sends 5 to hospital

Posted at 9:42 AM, Feb 20, 2022

DENVER — Police in Denver are investigating a two-vehicle collision that sent five people to the hospital Sunday morning.

It happened early Sunday morning at the intersection of 15th and Wewatta streets in downtown Denver.

Police said a car ran a red light at the intersection and collided with another vehicle.

Five people, including the drivers of the two vehicles, were transported to the hospital. Four people sustained serious bodily injuries, police said.

The intersection was closed for several hours while police investigated. It reopened around 6:30 a.m.