Fatal crash closes Berthoud Pass on Sunday
February 20, 2012
Berthoud Pass was closed for more than three hours on Sunday while crews worked to clear a one-vehicle accident that resulted in the death of the driver.
The driver of the pickup died Sunday afternoon when he drove off US Highway 40 on Berthoud Pass and rolled down an embankment, according to the Colorado State Patrol.
The State Patrol is withholding the name of the man and details about the accident pending further investigation.
The road was dry at the time of the accident.