A woman is in critical condition after she ran in front of a semi-truck on Interstate-25 near Fort Collins Sunday morning.
Investigators with the Larimer County Sheriffâ€™s Office believe the woman, whose name has not been released, was trying to commit suicide. At about 7 a.m., she parked a car on the northbound side of the interstate just north of the Prospect Road interchange and stepped into oncoming traffic.
â€œAccording to witness statements and initial investigation, she attempted to step in front of a north bound semi-truck.Â That truck swerved to avoid impact,â€ a press release said.Â â€œShe then immediately proceeded to run in front of a second north bound semi-truck.Â That driver also took evasive action swerving into the median, but the female made contact with the passenger side front/corner of the truck and sustained serious injury.â€
The extent of the womanâ€™s injuries is unknown, but she was transported to the Medical Center of the Rockies.
No one else was injured, and no further information is available at this time.
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