CDOT employee struck by vehicle west of town


According to Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) Region 5 Communications Manager Lisa Schwantes, an employee with CDOT’s Pagosa Springs maintenance patrol was working along U.S. 160 today when he was struck by a passing vehicle. The employee was transported to Pagosa Springs Medical Center and then flown to Denver.

The incident took place near Walmart, just east of mile marker 140.

The SUN will provide further information when available.