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Tire flies off semi, kills Colorado woman


THORTON, COLORADO (KWWL)-- A tire that flew off a semi-truck owned by a Toledo company is being blamed for taking the life of a Colorado woman.

Authorities say Jennifer Durazo of Frederick, Colorado, died after two rear tires flew off the truck.

It happened on Interstate 25 north of Denver Monday afternoon. Police say one of the tires hit the median, flew in the air and onto Durazo's car, crushign the roof.

The driver of the truck is 70-year-old Terry Fink of Toledo. The owner of the truck is Z Line, Ltd. out of Toledo.




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