Highway 50 west of Pueblo was shut down for several hours after a head-crash killed one person. It happened Sunday night around 6:30pm on Highway 50 between Purcell Boulevard and Pueblo Boulevard.
State Patrol reported that two vehicles were involved, a wrong way driver was traveling west bound in the east bound lanes of Highway 50. The wrong way driver crashed into another vehicle, killing that driver.
The wrong way driver was take to the hospital with one other person. Their conditions are unknown at this time.
The names and of the people involved have not been released, Colorado State Patrol is investigating. It's unclear why the driver was traveling in the wrong direction on the highway. News 5 will update this story as more information becomes available.