Driver, passenger flee crash scene

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

A man is behind bars after rolling his car on I–70 overnight.

The accident happened near mile marker 32.

Police say there were two people in the car at the time of the crash, but neither was on scene when they arrived, they found them about a mile up the road hiding in a ditch next to the interstate.

The driver was taken into custody and is faces charges of DUI and hit and run.

Police also suspect the driver is an undocumented alien and are in touch with immigration services to have a hold put on him.

The passenger was taken to the hospital, no word on his condition.


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