• June 03, 2019

Elderly Texas Couple Killed Upon Hitting Overpass Bridge in Monument

Elderly Texas Couple Killed Upon Hitting Overpass Bridge in Monument

MONUMENT, Colo. (June 3, 2019) - Two people died in a single-vehicle accident in Monument on Friday May 31st when their truck struck a highway overpass.

The two people killed in the accident have been identified as 82-year-old Arthur Ode and 78-year-old Joan Ode from Weatherford, Texas.

According to the Colorado State Patrol, the couple's black Honda Passport drifted off southbound I-25 and slammed into the Colorado 105 overpass bridge around 10 a.m. Friday.

CSP officials said the Colorado Department of Transportation will inspect the bridge for damage.

We will update this post with more information as it becomes available.

Source: The Gazette

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