x
Breaking News
More () »

Pedestrian dead after being hit by multiple vehicles, police say

Denver Police said the man got out of the vehicle while it was traveling at high speed Wednesday evening.

DENVER — A man has died after being hit by multiple cars on Interstate 25 Wednesday evening, according to the Denver Police Department.

Police said the crash happened around 6:45 p.m. on northbound I-25 near the Downing Street exit. DPD said Wednesday night that officers believed the man was hit by multiple vehicles, and that one of the drivers did not stay on the scene.

Northbound Interstate 25 reopened around 9:15 p.m. after being closed due to the investigation.

Police said Thursday afternoon that they were no longer looking for another vehicle believed to be involved in the crash, and that it appeared the man had opened the door to the vehicle and let himself out while it was going at high speed. 

RELATED: At least 3 people killed in hit-and-run crashes in 2 weeks

RELATED: Driver arrested after pedestrian hit, killed in Denver

RELATED: Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run identified, police looking for driver

RELATED: Woman hit, killed in hit-and-run crash in Lakewood

 SUGGESTED VIDEOS: Latest from 9NEWS  

Watch more from 9NEWS on the free 9NEWS+ app for Roku and Fire TV. 

9NEWS+ has multiple live daily shows including 9NEWS Mornings, Next with Kyle Clark and 9NEWS+ Daily, an original streaming program. 9NEWS+ is where you can watch live breaking news, weather updates, and press conferences. You can also replay recent newscasts and find videos on demand of our top stories, local politics, investigations and Colorado specific features. 

To download 9NEWS+ on Roku search for KUSA.  

To download 9NEWS+ on Fire TV search for 9NEWS. 

RELATED: Watch 9NEWS for free on ROKU, Apple TV, Fire TV 

Paid Advertisement

Before You Leave, Check This Out