Three car pile-up on 1-70

GRAND VALLEY– A three car pile-up on I-70 Tuesday left one person injured and the highway closed. This massive accident happened along I-70, just outside of Grand Junction.

A red Dodge pickup truck was heading eastbound when it merged into the left lane and clipped another vehicle.

The truck lost control near mile marker 37 and rolled into the median. The truck then swerved into westbound traffic where it hit another pickup truck pulling a horse trailer.

The left lanes of east and westbound I-70 were closed during the cleanup of the accident.

Only the driver of the red truck suffered minor injuries, all other drivers were unharmed.

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