UPDATE: Fatal Crash in Wellington Claims Semi-Driver’s Life
UPDATE: Early yesterday morning a semi-truck slammed into detached garages of an apartment complex in Wellington, killing the driver. 51-year-old Donald Butterfield of Hill City, South Dakota, swerved off the right side of northbound I-25 ending at Wellington Villages. According to Colorado State Patrol, it appeared the semi did not brake leading CSP to speculate either a medical issue or falling asleep at the wheel are possible causes of the crash.
An early morning accident has killed the driver of a semi-truck in Wellington, who died
after crashing into a building. According to the Larimer County Sheriff's Department, the accident happened at 4:10 a.m. near the intersection of East Frontage Road and Crittenton Lane, which is just off of northbound Interstate 25.
The cause of the crash is not known at this time.