Three Injured in Semi-Truck Crash on Hwy 491 in Montezuma County, CO

January 6, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Montezuma County Sheriff's Office
Vehicles Involved
Passenger Car, Semi-Truck
Hwy 491
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Semi-truck and another vehicle collided head-on

Weather Conditions
Icy Roads
Victims Transported To
St. Mary’s Medical Center

What Happened

Montezuma County Sheriff's Office officials are investigating a crash that seriously injured three people on Hwy 491 in Montezuma County, CO on January 6th, 2019. Officials say the accident was between a passenger vehicle and a semi-truck that collided head on. The driver and two passengers in the passenger vehicle were critically injured. The three were transported to St. Mary's Medical Center for their injuries. The semi-truck driver was not injured.

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