PEYTON — On Thursday, an 8-year-old child was killed after the car crashed into a bridge on U.S. Highway 24 near Peyton.
A spokesperson with Colorado State Patrol tells News5 that this happened around 6:30 p.m. Thursday night.
They say the car was traveling in the eastbound lane when it lost control and crashed into a bridge.
They also confirm that the road conditions were icy and snow-covered at the time.
The driver was a man, he was hurt but is expected to be ok.