Seatbelt saves driver after rollover along Highway 141

Photo from Colorado State Patrol

The Colorado State Patrol says seatbelt use saved a driver after his vehicle rolled along Highway 141 Tuesday morning.

It happened at about 5 o'clock AM at mile marker 121 along Highway 141. That's a few miles north of Gateway.

According to the state patrol, the male driver, a 23 -year-old from Clifton wasn't injured because he was wearing a seatbelt.

The vehicle he was driving went off the right side of the for 250 feet and then reentered the highway and rolled onto the driver's side.

The road was blocked for about an hour as crews cleared the scene.

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