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Tow Truck Driver Hit, Killed On I-25 SB Near Castle Pines Parkway

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (CBS4) - A tow truck worker was hit and killed by a driver on Thursday night along Interstate 25 in Castle Rock. Colorado State Patrol responded to the crash around 9:12 p.m. in the southbound lanes just before the Castle Pines Parkway exit.

Interstate 25 crash (3)
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Troopers say the tow truck driver was hit on the side of the road, possibly while assisting or towing a vehicle. The driver who hit the man stayed at the scene, according to CSP.

Interstate 25 crash (2)
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Three lanes of southbound traffic are closed while CSP investigates the crash. Investigators have not said if the driver will face charges.

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