GOLDEN, Colo. — Eastbound Interstate 70 was shut down for a number of hours at US 6 in Golden after a automotive jacking suspect crashed into a number of automobiles throughout a pursuit, in line with the Denver Police Division.
The preliminary carjacking occurred round 4 p.m. close to Colfax Avenue and Race Road.
Officers noticed the car and tried a routine visitors cease, however the suspect didn’t pull over, in line with Denver police.
The pursuit ended at I-70 and US 6 when the suspect hit a number of automobiles. The suspect was taken into custody.
I-70 EB will closed for a number of hours at US 6 exit in Golden for multi-vehicle crash attributable to a suspect out of Denver. Site visitors is being diverted onto US 6 EB exit. I-70 WB is down to at least one lane. Keep away from the world if doable on account of visitors delays. CSP is investigating the crash. pic.twitter.com/PNiiYCJxct
— Jeffco Sheriff (@jeffcosheriffco) August 1, 2023
No officers had been damage, in line with Denver PD. It’s unclear if any civilians had been injured within the crash.
Colorado State Patrol is investigating the crash, whereas Denver PD is investigating the carjacking.
Eastbound I-70 was closed for a number of hours.
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