Van rolls into ditch on U.S. Highway 40 between Craig, Hayden
CRAIG — A van was involved in a rollover crash about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, near mile marker 101 on U.S. Highway 40.
The van rolled off the highway, landing upside down in a shallow, water-filled ditch on the north side of the road. All occupants were uninjured and were able to get out of the vehicle, according to scanner traffic at the time of the incident.
Colorado State Patrol, West Routt Fire Protection, Routt County Sheriff’s Office and West Routt EMS responded to the scene.
The cause of the crash and whether any other vehicles were involved remains unclear. Names of the occupants have not been released.
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