New details in wrong-way driver crash that closed I-25
Northbound I-25 is now open through Pueblo after being closed at 1st Street because of a crash.
The accident happened on the interstate just north of 13th Street at 3:24 p.m. on Tuesday, August 20, 2013.
Police say 71-year-old Lorene Laube was driving a maroon Buick Century southbound in the northbound lanes of I-25.
Laube crashed her car head-on into a Toyota Corolla being driven by 55-year-old Michael Martinez, according to investigators.
Laube and Martinez were both taken to area hospitals with serious injuries.
Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be factors in the crash.
I-25 was closed for approximately two hours during the investigation.
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