Two Dead After Head-on Car Crash

Two people are dead following a two car crash in Colorado Springs Sunday night. It happened on US Highway 24/ MLK Bypass west of Circle Drive.

Police say that a gray 4-door Toyota car was traveling east bound around 5:00 p.m., on Highway 24 when it crossed the center median, into the westbound lanes, striking a Maroon Buick that was traveling westbound.

The driver of the Toyota was pronounced dead at the scene. The male driver of the Buick is listed in critical condition. The passenger of the Buick died at the hospital.

Police have identified the driver of the Toyota as 27-year-old Sheena Ann Puterbaugh of Colorado Springs. The names of the occupants of the Buick have not been released.

Highway 24 reopened at 10:20 PM, Sunday night. The accident is under investigation.