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Semi driver dies in crash near Kenosha Pass Thursday evening

Posted at 8:50 AM, Jul 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-31 11:13:57-04

PARK COUNTY, Colo. — A semi driver died following a crash along a curve on Highway 285 near Kenosha Pass Thursday evening.

Around 9:05 p.m. on Thursday, the driver of a semi crashed on Highway 285 near Kenosha Pass. According to Trooper Gary Cutler with Colorado State Patrol, the driver "failed to negotiate a curve" in the road, rolled over, and collided with a guard rail.

The driver died at the scene, Cutler said.

Highway 285 was closed between County Road 56 and County 872 until just before 6 a.m. Friday, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation.

No other information was available as of Friday morning.