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"taylor tif" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"Thousand discover it miles limitation of by the government for new card members only learn more. Discover dot com slash travel next update. Six fifty KOA, NewsRadio Colorado's news, traffic, and weather station. Juniper horses the month of the year, we typically see the most stormy as weather, and that will be the case, again, today round of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Sub storms could produce really having rain possibility for some ale as well, especially varies east of I twenty five today's high seventy five degrees. So not as warm as it was over the weekend. Tonight, dropped to fifty two storm chances wrap up by midnight tomorrow. Pretty good chance for showers and storms in the afternoon. Again, with Seventy-three once they have to eighty three with a much smaller chance for storms from CBS four machinate, Gary on KOA, NewsRadio eight fifty AM, and ninety four one FM how so overcast out there this morning. We are sucked in with fog and clouds here in the metro area. Six forty two and about fifty five degrees. The death of another state trooper hit by a car in the line of duty is a reminder of something law enforcement has long said move over earlier this year for troopers were injured in crashes because of other drivers two years ago. Trooper Cody Donohue, was killed leading to the states move over law. It makes penalties harsher for people who don't move over for law enforcement. Highway workers truck drivers are partners, CBS four and Kristen Leone have a look at the recent history of dangerous trooper space on the roads thinkable tragedies continue to happen across Colorado, four years ago in may twenty fifteen. Chew per Taylor Tif, oh. Was killed by a driver, who was alluding, another state trooper on highway sixty six he was in the middle of training with the Colorado state patrol trooper Tico was only twenty one years old, six months later. In November twenty fifteen to Jamie Jirsa vex was killed when she was hit by a drunk driver while investigating a crash on I twenty five coupons or civics left behind her. Husband, and little girl and was only thirty three years old. Our hearts. When one of our own is lost. It's devastating one year later November twenty sixteen states, you Cody Donohue was hit and killed by a semi trailer on I twenty five while also investigating crash. Donohue was an eleven year veteran of the Colorado state patrol, he too left behind a family. He was wonderful. He was mazing. Visit friend and a father and a husband and in March of this year fifty two year old corporal, Daniel groves was hit by a car during a snowstorm in weld county. The trooper was helping driver, who slid off the road when another driver lost control and hit him his frustrating. Literally dying trying to serve and die trying to serve we ask Colorado state patrol. Whether they believe that this law has been affected for them in recent years, but because of this recent active and ongoing investigation they declined to comment at this time force. Kristen Leone.
"taylor tif" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"First responders clear accidents quicker while making roads safer our own jerry bell explains in this koa newsradio close up looks like someone took a section of i twenty five in plunked it all the sprawling landscape just off of more road in douglas county this is colorado's first traffic incident management training centre called tim for short is two point seven acres dedicated to the tim shoot training site and it replicates a colorado interstate with the same dimensions concrete surface striping concrete and guardrail barriers that's douglas county commissioner roger partridge douglas county has partnered with cdot and the state patrol to create the tim trae winning center sheriff tony spurlock says training translates to save this tim's driving facility right here is gonna save law enforcement officers firemen their lives it's going to save people that that tote truck drivers good we'll be able to come out here and train them safely to remove traffic accidents from very congested very dangerous environment while safety is a big part of it so as speed and efficiency john cater with the federal highway administration says accidents caused congestion for every minute that a freeway travel lane is blocked it results in additional four minutes that delay so do the math if the highway is blocked for five minutes you've got a twenty minute traffic jam and all when you get a blockage like that something else can have for every minute that they're out there there's a two point eight percent chance of increase for another secondary crash behind the original crash state patrol chief matthew packard says the quicker they deal with an incident the last exposure the first responders salting the state patrol knows all too well we've lost taylor tif jamie vixen cody donahue in the last two years three two plus years at this point we can't afford to do that again so it's only fitting that this little piece of freeway bears this does ignition this road now is is the memorial highway vicks donahue memorial highway and there are signs on both ends did you see like this one right here and we would like to give the families a copy of those signs e cost one and a half million dollars to make the tim center a reality had sheriff spurlock tells the families he hopes it will make a different we hope and pray that this.