Road crash

Driver may have been distracted in bike vs. car crash

A 63-year-old Durango man who was hit by a vehicle while bicycling Monday on north Main Avenue was airlifted to a Grand Junction hospital with serious injuries, according to Durango Police Cmdr....

DATE: Aug. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Victims identified in U.S. Highway 160 crash east of Bayfield

A 59-year-old Bayfield man died Wednesday morning in a head-on crash on U.S. Highway 160 a couple of miles east of Bayfield. The victim was identified as Michael D. Scalet, an assistant cross...

DATE: June 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pileup during blinding dust on New Mexico highway kills 6

LORDSBURG, N.M. – Six people died in a 25-vehicle pileup caused by a sudden dust storm along an interstate highway in New Mexico where such conditions have caused deadly collisions in the past,...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Regional News

UPDATE: County Road 501 reopens after propane truck crash

County Road 501 near Vallecito Lake was closed for a couple of hours Monday afternoon after a truck carrying propane crashed, according to Colorado State Patrol Capt. Adrian Driscoll. Driscoll said...

DATE: June 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Motorcycle involved in crash on Florida

No one was seriously injured in a motorcycle versus car crash near the intersection of Florida Road and East Animas Road on Saturday afternoon. A teenage driver turned left in front of an coming...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

17-year-old Durango woman dies in car crash

A 17-year-old Durango woman died Friday night after a car she was riding in went off the road in Durango West II and struck a tree. Trooper Nate Reid, a public information officer with the Colorado...

DATE: June 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

SUV crashes at Sonic

A woman was pulling out of the drive-thru at Sonic Drive-In Saturday in an SUV about 1:30 p.m. when she hit a pole supporting the awning at the restaurant. The driver thought she had her foot on...

DATE: June 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield woman dies after being struck by pickup

A 76-year-old Bayfield woman has died of injuries suffered Saturday when she was struck by a vehicle at the Giant Conoco, 650 S. Buck Highway (County Road 521). Linda Allenbaugh was going into the...

DATE: May 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango mother who caused fatal crash pleads guilty

A Durango woman who caused a head-on crash that killed her 8-year-old daughter pleaded guilty Thursday to careless driving causing injury and careless driving resulting in death. Neysha Candelaria,...

DATE: May 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News