Car accident closes Highway 50 in Orchard Mesa

People in both vehicles involved were taken to the hospital
The accident occurred by the Dairy Queen on Highway 50 and Linden Ave. in Orchard Mesa.
The accident occurred by the Dairy Queen on Highway 50 and Linden Ave. in Orchard Mesa.(KKCO/KJCT)
Published: Dec. 19, 2021 at 8:26 PM MST
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Drivers may have had some travel troubles on Sunday on Highway 50 in Orchard Mesa.

A two vehicle crash happened around 2:30 in the afternoon. One vehicle crashed into a power pole, destabilizing it, and another vehicle hit the pole’ s guide wires and ended up propped up on them. The incident happened in front of the Dairy Queen at Highway 50 and Linden Ave.

People in both vehicles were taken to the hospital. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.

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