In Denver, 100-Car Pileup on Icy Roads

Injuries were minor
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Nov 4, 2022 2:55 PM CDT
In Denver, 100-Car Pileup on Icy Roads
A screen shot from video of the pileup in Denver.   (YouTube/9 News)

Roughly 100 vehicles were involved in a crash on icy roads early Friday southwest of downtown Denver, but no one was seriously injured, per the AP. Injuries to drivers and passengers included broken bones, but nothing life-threatening, police spokesperson Doug Schepman told the Denver Post. Schepman said slick roads after snowfall Thursday night was the likely cause. Video of the aftermath showed drivers exiting their vehicles and walking down the road as tow trucks moved inoperable cars to a nearby lot. It was Denver's first snow of the season, notes the Weather Channel.

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