FRISCO, Colo. (AP) – A 31-year-old New Castle woman has died after the car she was in struck a moose on Interstate 70 near Frisco. The Summit County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as Tishe Marie Quintana.
Quintana was a passenger in the car that hit the moose Sunday night.
Colorado State Patrol Trooper Nate Reid says the car’s driver was taken to a hospital with minor injuries and was released.
The crash also killed the moose. Colorado Parks and Wildlife spokesman Mike Porras says the meat was donated per protocol.