Locally heavy rain will remain possible overnight, with any showers and storms. Areas likely to see additional heavy rain will likely be east of I-25 and along HWY 50 from Canon City eastward. Remember, a Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 6pm Wednesday, where another day of thunderstorms is possible. Head to the KKTV 11 Weather Tab for more information on the forecast for Wednesday and beyond.
Three people were thrown from a SUV on Highway 50 Wednesday night after the driver lost control and rolled the vehicle multiple times.
The rollover happened seven miles outside Canon City at mile marker 288.
According to State Patrol, the SUV rolled three and a half times. Troopers say the driver lost control, but do not have any further information on what caused the accident. Toxicology results are pending to determine whether or not alcohol was involved.
The driver was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene. He has been identified as Christopher Prater, 29, of Penrose.
A woman and 14-year-old boy, also from Penrose, were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.