Watch CBS News

Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect After One-Vehicle Crash In Western Colorado

CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. (AP) -- The Colorado Bureau of Investigation is investigating after a Colorado State Patrol officer fatally shot someone at the scene of a one-vehicle crash in western Colorado. The CBI says the crash was reported just after 4 p.m. Thursday on State Highway 135 just south of Crested Butte.

Officials have not said what led to the shooting. The suspect died at the scene. The victim's name has not been released.

(© Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) 

View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.