One person was killed and another injured following a two car collision in Aurora late Wednesday night. The Denver Post is reporting that the accident occurred around 11 p.m. at the intersection of East 6th Avenue and I-225. Aurora police investigators said that a Ford Escort was traveling east on 6th Avenue approaching the I-225 on-ramp when a Dodge Ram pickup turned to enter the on-ramp and collided with the Escort. Police Sgt. William Revelle said the driver of the Ford was injured and the passenger die at a local hospital. Revelle said that the driver of the pickup truck was not injured and it is unknown if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the accident.
Anybody in a vehicle can become a fatality in a car accident. According to statistics by the NHTSA, 34,017 fatal crashes occurred in 2008. 19,220 drivers and 7,397 passengers were killed in car accidents.
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