1 killed, construction worker taken to hospital after I-25 wreck

One person is dead and a construction worker was taken to the hospital in critical condition after a serious accident on northbound Interstate 25 near 144th Avenue Tuesday morning.

KUSA - One person is dead and a construction worker was taken to the hospital in critical condition after a serious accident on northbound Interstate 25 near 144th Avenue Tuesday morning. 

The Thornton Police Department tweeted that the crash happened after a vehicle lost control while exiting I-25 onto 144th Avenue and rolled over into a construction zone, hitting the worker. 

The crash caused police to close one lane of I-25 in the area and the entire 144th off-ramp. 

Long delays were reported. 

The person who died has not yet been identified. 
 

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