Deadly crash on Highway 285; icy conditions may have been a factor

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PARK COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - A 21-year-old Colorado man was killed in a crash along Highway 285 on Friday.

The Colorado State Patrol is reporting the crash happened about 7 miles north of Fairplay at about 8:30 in the morning. According to investigators, a black 2002 Dodge truck was traveling southbound on Highway 285 and lost control on an icy road. The vehicle rotated counter-clockwise into the northbound lane. A 2019 white Ram 1500 was traveling northbound on the highway at that time, and the two vehicles collided.

A 21-year-old man from Pagosa Springs was driving the 2002 Dodge. He was wearing a seat belt but died on scene. He was identified Saturday as Santiago Villalobos.

Michael Castellano, a 34-year-old man from Dallas, was driving the 2019 Ram 1500. Castellano and his passenger were taken to a hospital in Lakewood. Their conditions were not released.

The crash remains under investigation.