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Teller County Sheriff’s patrol car hit by suspected DUI driver Monday night

The Teller County Sheriff’s office had a close call with a suspected DUI driver Monday night.
The Teller County Sheriff’s office had a close call with a suspected DUI driver Monday night.(Teller County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Apr. 13, 2021 at 6:12 AM MDT
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TELLER COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - The Teller County Sheriff’s Office had a close call with a suspected DUI driver Monday night. This reportedly happened on Higway 24 near the Pikes Peak regional hospital.

According to the sheriff’s office, the driver crossed over the median and hit a deputy’s patrol car head-on.

Both drivers were reportedly taken to the hopsital and are expected to be ok. The deputy has been released from the hospital, but it is unknown if the other driver has been released.

The people invovled have not yet been identified.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

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