2 injured after vehicle drives off Highway 285 in Jefferson County, crashes into ditch 100 feet below
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. -- Two people were injured in a crash off Highway 285 in the foothills of Jefferson County Saturday. According to West Metro Fire Rescue, the crash occurred about 3 miles west of C-470. A vehicle went off the highway, sliding about 100 feet into a ditch. West Metro's technical rescue team pulled two people out of the vehicle. Both were injured, with one suffering serious injuries. That person was taken to a hospital via a Flight for Life helicopter.