Early morning semi crash blocks traffic on interstate

Truck crashed on I-70 near mile marker 22
Truck crashed on I-70 near mile marker 22(Photo courtesy: David Jones)
Published: Jul. 17, 2022 at 8:30 PM MDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) - The Colorado State Patrol responded to a semi truck crash on I-70 early Sunday morning.

According to the CSP, a semi truck driving east on I-70 jack-knifed near mile marker 22, stopping on the median, with the trailer overturned blocking traffic.

It’s unknown at this time what caused the truck to jack-knife.

Troopers said the truck driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries and a passenger was to the hospital with serious injuries.

The crash is still under investigation.

Copyright 2022 KJCT. All rights reserved.