One person killed, 20 taken to hospitals, after a multi-vehicle crash on I-25 northbound in Denver.

Modified Date: 
Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:24am
Accident Date: 
Friday, February 28, 2014

One person died after a series of wrecks involving more than 100 vehicles on Interstate 25.

Multiple cars were involved in a crash along Interstate 25 and Logan Street Saturday morning, killing one person, police said.

Multiple cars were involved in a crash along Interstate 25 and Logan Street Saturday morning, killing one person, police said.

Police said in a tweet that the crash, which happened around 11 a.m., involved over 30 vehicles in the northbound lanes and closed I-25.

Denver Health said on Twitter that they received multiple patients from the crash.

During a media briefing at about 12:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon, a chief paramedic at Denver Heath, said 20 individuals had been transported to the hospital plus one fatality.

He added that paramedics have stayed on the scene to see if there are more injuries and to keep involved parties on buses to stay warm at the accident site.

A Saturday snow storm brought freezing temperatures and a fresh inch of snow to the metro area.

Traffic along the highway was at a standstill while the crash was cleared.

Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Roadway: 
I-25
City: 
Denver, CO
Area: 
Denver, CO

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