Two injured in head-on crash in Routt County | CraigDailyPress.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Two injured in head-on crash in Routt County

Matt Stensland
Steamboat Pilot & Today
SteamboatPilotT_transpBlack_sm

Steamboat Springs — Two drivers received minor injuries after being involved in a head-on collision Tuesday morning on Routt County Road 16 leading to Lynx Pass. — Two drivers received minor injuries after being involved in a head-on collision Tuesday morning on Routt County Road 16 leading to Lynx Pass.

— Two drivers received minor injuries after being involved in a head-on collision Tuesday morning on Routt County Road 16 leading to Lynx Pass.

Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies and Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters responded to the crash, which involved a Ford F350 pickup and a Hyudai Santa Fe.

The crash occurred near mile marker 4 1/2 on a curve with icy, snowpacked roads.

“It was definitely slick,” Oak Creek Fire Chief Chuck Wisecup said.

Wisecup said a non-injury crash happened at the same location two weeks ago.

Two females were taken to Yampa Valley Medical Center.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, neither drugs nor alcohol contributed to the crash.

To reach Matt Stensland, call 970-871-4247, email To reach Matt Stensland, call 970-871-4247, email mstensland@SteamboatToday.com or follow him on Twitter @SBTStenslandTo reach Matt Stensland, call 970-871-4247, email mstensland@SteamboatToday.com or follow him on Twitter @SBTStensland


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Craig and Moffat County make the Craig Press’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User