The Pikes Peak Region continues to see both light rain and snow, even a mix in some places so far in the early afternoon hours. Eventually this afternoon, the rain will change all into snow for the Pikes Peak region, while areas to the south and east start picking up on rain. By the overnight hours, all will be in the snow category. This looks to end by the early morning hours on Sunday. For a look at totals, current radar, as well as the detailed forecast, click on the Weather Tab.
A report by the state's Department of Public Health and Environment says 33 people died in highway crashes, down from the 34 the previous year; and 19 died in aircraft accidents, up from six in 2000.
The second-highest number of work-related deaths in 2001 came from assaults and violent acts in the workplace, the third was workers who came into contact with objects and equipment.
Men accounted for 128 of the 139 worker deaths. The construction industry had the highest number of deaths at 27.
There were 117 work-related deaths in Colorado in 2000.