United States Air Force Academy Airman dies in single-vehicle crash on I-25
23-year-old United States Air Force Academy Airman has died following a fatal single -motor vehicle accident that happened on Sunday on I-25.
A Statement released by the Air Force Academy confirmed the driver of the vehicle is an active duty Airman assigned to the Academy.
The crash occurred with the 23-year-old Airman who was travelling in a 2015 Jeep Wrangler on Colorado 25 just before mile point 152.6 veered off the right shoulder and down a grass barrier. The jeep began driving north in the grass barrier and finally collided its front against the side of a metal guard rail. The impact caused the Jeep to flip over and land on top of a concrete base.
The Female driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
Colorado State Patrol is still investigating the cause of the crash.