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Information expected next week about Sonntag death

Law enforcement officials may take another week before releasing information about how local professional cyclist Benjamin Sonntag died after colliding with a driver last week near Marvel. Law...

DATE: March 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango man and daughter killed in Anchorage car crash

Paul Mattson with Mountain Hyperbarics in Durango and his daughter, Lea Mattson, died Monday after a head-on crash in Anchorage, Alaska. The preliminary investigation found Mattson’s SUV slid into...

DATE: March 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

One injured in head-on crash on U.S. Highway 550 south of Durango

Two vehicles crashed Wednesday afternoon on U.S. Highway 550 south of Durango, reducing the highway to alternating traffic in one lane for almost two hours, according to law enforcement. The...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Vehicle crash at train depot likely caused by road race

A man suspected of drunken driving crashed into the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad depot last weekend in Durango while racing another driver, according to police. The driver, Gabriel...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Crash closes County Road 234

A vehicle crashed into a tree on County Road 234 on Saturday, closing the road for about an hour and a half as emergency personnel attended to at least one person, according to La Plata County...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two-vehicle crash kills one, injures another south of Cortez

A two-vehicle crash killed one man Tuesday south of Cortez on U.S. 160/491, according to the Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office. The collision occurred just before 1 p.m. and involved a white Ram...

DATE: Dec. 31, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Injuries reported in crash near Ignacio

Highway 151 was reopened Tuesday after a two-vehicle crash closed the road, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The vehicles crashed at 12:12 p.m. Tuesday between Tiffany and Allison, closing...

DATE: Dec. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two killed, two injured in crash on U.S. Highway 550

FARMINGTON – A crash Friday on U.S. Highway 550 in San Juan County killed two people and injured two others, according to New Mexico State Police. The crash occurred about 10:30 p.m. near milepost...

DATE: Dec. 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: New Mexico

Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by truck in Durango

A man crossing College Drive at East Third Avenue in Durango suffered critical injuries Monday night after being hit by a gray Ford F-150. Bayfield resident Ernie Eugene Lucero, 56, was walking...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bears cause two crashes in two days involving same family

Bears caused two vehicle crashes in two days over Labor Day weekend in La Plata County – involving the same Texas family. “It blew my mind,” said Roxanne Kascak-Pendleton, a member of the family....

DATE: Sept. 3, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bear causes motorcycle crash on Highway 550, north of Durango

Two Texas residents were injured after a bear ran into their three-wheeled motorcycle Saturday night on U.S. Highway 550, north of Durango. The bear was crossing the highway south of Trimble Lane...

DATE: Sept. 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rollover crash kills two, leaves Ignacio girls orphaned

An Ignacio family crashed an SUV on Interstate 25 just north of Trinidad on Tuesday, killing the parents and leaving two girls orphaned, according to the Colorado State Patrol. Jessica and Leon...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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