Metal Bar Smashes Through Driver's Side Window In Deadly Crash On I-225

A woman was killed in a crash on Interstate 225 on Friday morning. Police say the chain-reaction crash happened after a metal bar smashed through the driver's side window of her SUV.

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- A woman is killed on I-225 this morning after a metal bar struck through the driver's side window of her SUV, leading to a crash. That begins our look at today's top stories. It happened at the East Colfax exit on the southbound side, shutting down lanes of traffic for hours.

The 44-year-old driver then collided with another car before crashing into a barrier. She died at the hospital. No one else was hurt. Aurora Police say it's not clear where that piece of steel came from. Police are asking any witnesses, especially those who may have dashcam footage, to call Crime Stoppers.