(PUEBLO, Colo.) -- A fatal traffic accident closed Highway 50 just east of Pueblo at Baxter Road, ABC News Colorado Springs affiliate KRDO-TV reports.
The driver of a white Mazda sedan was traveling northbound on 36th Lane near Pueblo when she entered the intersection at Highway 50B and was struck by an eastbound Schwans truck.
The truck collided with the driver’s side of the Mazda.
The woman driving the Mazda was pronounced dead at the scene. The man driving the truck was transported to Parkview Hospital.
Traffic was rerouted through Baxter Road and 36th Lane.
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