ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — Brighton Fire Rescue on Wednesday afternoon responded to a 5-vehicle crash on Interstate 76 east of Sable Boulevard.

One person died at the scene, fire rescue said, and three others were transported to the hospital with injuries. 

The crash happened about 3 p.m., fire rescue said. 

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) said the highway reopened about 9 p.m. after all lanes were shut down following the crash. 

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