Gov. Polis orders flags lowered for fallen Colorado State Patrol corporal
DENVER -- Gov. Jared Polis has ordered flags to be lowered in the state in honor of Colorado State Patrol corporal Daniel Groves. Groves was killed Wednesday morning after being hit by a driver while helping a driver who slid off Interstate 76 during the blizzard on the eastern Plains. The accident happened about 11:20 a.m. at mile marker 47 near Roggen, about 10 miles east of Keenesburg and about 50 miles northeast of Denver.