Overnight a disturbance passes through parts of S Colorado... this will bring a push of moisture falling as rain in the Plains with a few late night/early morning showers possible in Pueblo. For the Palmer Divide, N & W El Paso Co. and Teller Co. it will fall as snow... bringing a few additional inches of accumulation in mainly between 1am and 6am, lingering into the mid morning. Winds also pick up overnight with gusts into the 40s, the winds look to continue across much of S Colo. through the day Sunday.... head over to the "Weather" tab for more information.
A cadet at the Air Force Academy died and another was seriously injured when an SUV they were riding in was broadsided by a pickup truck that ran a stop sign.
Chaney King of Littleton died shortly after the accident last night. Nathan Bertino of Springfield, Virginia, was in critical condition at Penrose Main Hospital.
Colorado State Patrol Trooper Maurice Harris says the accident happened at about10 p.m. at the intersection of Colorado 83 and Palmer Divide Road.
The pickup truck struck the SUV on the passenger side, where King was sitting. Harris says alcohol is not considered a factor.