2 helicopters transport injured from US 85 crash in Adams County
Crash closed Hwy 85 at 144:th Ave.
ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — A crash involving three vehicles on U.S. 85 near 144th Avenue left several people injured late Friday night.
Emergency personnel called two medical helicopters to the scene to rush injured patients to the hospital. Both helicopters left the scene around 10 p.m.
There were reports from the scene that said a child was ejected from one of the vehicles.
Sgt. Mark Kohn of Brighton Police says the crash happened on northbound Highway 85 just south of 144th Avenue at 9:02 p.m.
Officials did not say how many people were hurt.
Police say there were major delays and traffic was backed up for a long distance.