One dead in accident near De Beque

By: KKCO 11 News Email
By: KKCO 11 News Email

DE BEQUE, Colo. (KKCO) -- A man is dead after rolling his vehicle on I-70 early Sunday morning.

Colorado State Patrol says it happened just after midnight on I-70 near the De Beque exit.

A 29-year-old Grand Junction man was driving eastbound near mile marker 67 when he lost control, went off the road and rolled his car.

The driver was the only person riding in the car at the time of the accident and was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities say alcohol may be a contributing factor to the crash, but the driver was wearing a seat belt.

The driver's name is not being released at this time.

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