Person Killed in Dump Truck Accident at E 80th Ave and Brighton Blvd in Commerce City, CO

January 3, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Colorado State Police
Vehicles Involved
Dump Truck
E 80th Ave and Brighton Blvd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Vehicle backed off an embankment and dropped down, flipping over and crushing to vehicle

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a dump truck driver in Commerce City, CO on January 3rd, 2019. Officials say the male driver was killed when his vehicle backed off an embankment and dropped 20 feet, flipped over. EMS officials pronounced the man dead at the scene.

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