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SUV Hits Rolling Tire, Flips In Castle Rock Traffic

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (CBS4)– Police in Castle Rock posted some amazing video of a vehicle that struck a tire after it came off a trailer — and became airborne. Police posted the video hoping someone would recognize the truck in the video — and on Sunday police said they had found the driver.


2nd mistrial declared in case involving death of a Colorado State Trooper

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. - Jurors once again couldn't reach a verdict for the man accused of killing a Colorado State Patrol trooper in 2016 in Douglas County. Noe Gamez-Ruiz was on trial facing a charge of careless driving causing death for the accident that killed Trooper Cody Donahue on Interstate 25.


Human bones found at Colorado construction site may be 1,000 years old

Colorado construction workers have made a surprising discovery, unearthing human bones of a Native American man that could date back a millennium. The workers discovered the remains Wednesday during an excavation in Aurora, the city's police department said.


Forecast: Snow expected to return to Colorado Springs Sunday night, last through Tuesday

The Pikes Peak region could see between 5 and 11 inches of snow through Tuesday, meteorologists at the National Weather Service said. Snow is expected to start in Colorado Springs at 11 p.m. Sunday after temperatures plummet from the low 30s down to single digits. Wind chills could reach -5 Sunday n


About 30 Cars Involved In Crash On Peña Boulevard Approaching DIA

DENVER (CBS4) — A crash involving about 30 vehicles shut down inbound Peña Boulevard just north of 56th Avenue Saturday afternoon. That’s the direction headed to the Denver International Airport. DIA officials first tweeted about the crash at 4 p.m.


Former teacher arrested, accused of sexual assault of a child

A former teacher in Douglas County has been arrested for sexual assault of a child by a person in a position of trust. The Aspen View Academy principal, Bob Barber, told parents in an email today, Castle Rock police arrested former teacher, 27-year-old John Adkins.


Deadly ‘zombie’ deer disease in Colorado, other states could eventually spread to humans

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Experts are warning that a deadly disease affecting deer in 24 states — including Colorado — and two Canadian provinces could spread to humans. Last week, experts from the University of Minnesota told lawmakers at the Minnesota State Capitol about the dangers of chronic wasting dis


A New Planet Comes to Castle Rock, CO

PLANET FITNESS OPENS “JUDGEMENT FREE” GYM IN CASTLE ROCK, CO. New location offers non-intimidating Judgement Free Zone®, extremely low prices, free fitness training included in all monthly memberships, and more.


Former Broncos receiver Demaryius Thomas injured in Denver rollover crash overnight

DENVER — Former Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas suffered minor injuries after the car he was driving rolled over in downtown Denver overnight. Denver police responded to the single-vehicle crash at around 12:20 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of Auraria Parkway and 12th St.


Colorado Springs neighbors confront CC officials at second meeting on proposed hockey arena

Colorado College officials and neighboring residents again butted heads Saturday during a second community meeting about the school's proposed new hockey arena. Old North End residents and others living on residential streets bordering the campus have raised concerns about their neighborhoods being


Peña Boulevard reopens after 49-vehicle pileup

Inbound Peña Boulevard was closed early Saturday evening after a crash involving about 49 vehicles, according to Denver police. Denver police said on Twitter about 7 p.m. that three people had been treated and released after the accident and another 14 people were transported to hospitals with what


Castle Rock is getting a meadery

Mead is no longer a drink delegated to the pages of history. A handful of local companies already make the honey-fermented beverage, and a new meadery coming to Castle Rock hopes to win the drink a few more fans.


Aurora shooting: Five killed by sacked man at Illinois firm

A man who was being fired from his job shot dead five people and injured several others at his workplace in the US state of Illinois, police say. The gunman was killed during an exchange of fire with police officers. Five officers were shot and wounded.


‘Vote For Cañon City’: Billy Joel Rooting For Colorado Town To Win $500,000 Makeover

CANON CITY, Colo. (CBS4) — Singer Billy Joel is hoping his star power can help put the spotlight on one Colorado town. Joel posted a tweet urging people to vote for Cañon City to be featured on a show on Hulu — that will give the town a $500,000 “makeover.”


Man shot in the head during an argument east of downtown Colorado Springs

A man was shot in the head during an argument with another man Saturday afternoon east of downtown Colorado Springs, police said. The shooting was reported just before 12:30 p.m. in the 2100 block of East Platte Avenue.


Marijuana Bills Introduced in Colorado Legislature in 2019

We're six weeks into Colorado' 2019 legislative session, and pot proposals have been creating plenty of buzz. With a vocal supporter of legal marijuana in Governor Jared Polis, pot advocates and business owners expect additional legislative efforts this year to focus on social pot consumption, convi


Document details Corrasco's arrest in Colorado

The arrest affidavit from the Aurora Police Department outlines the events leading to the arrest of a suspect in a Hays rape, including what authorities say was an attempted kidnapping.


Two vehicles in separate incidents roll into Colorado River due to black ice

MOAB, Utah (ABC4 News) - Two vehicles ended up in the Colorado River after hitting black ice near Moab on Friday morning. According to the Utah Highway Patrol Southeast Region Twitter, troopers were dispatched to two vehicles that had rolled into the river during "Slick black Ice conditions". Snow a


Police pursuing armed robber who shot someone at a gas station in northeast Colorado Springs

Police are searching for an armed thief that reportedly shot someone early Saturday at a gas station in northeast Colorado Springs. The robbery occurred in the 5700 block of North Carefree Circle. Police would not disclose where the incident happened, but KOAA reports it was at the Diamond Shamrock


Lawmakers: U.S. budget measure includes $50M for Amtrak route through Colorado

SANTA FE, N.M. — Lawmakers say a federal budget compromise approved by Congress and signed by President Donald Trump provides $50 million of additional federal funding to maintain Amtrak rail passenger service through New Mexico, Colorado and Kansas.