Posted: Sep 27, 2009 2:14 PM by Nicole Vandeputte
Updated: Sep 27, 2009 2:14 PM
A man was killed and a woman was injured in a two car accident on I-25, 14 miles north of Pueblo Saturday afternoon.
According to the Colorado State Patrol, 84 year old Virginia Ginn-Weeter from Cibolo, Texas was driving her 1999 Buick Park Avenue when she moved into the left lane and hit the a 2001 Isuzu Rodeo driven by 79 year old Ezra Chupp of Pueblo. The collision caused Chupp's vehicle to lose control and roll.
Chupp was wearing seat belts, but suffered fatal injuries from the crash. A passenger, 74 year old Betty Chupp of Pueblo was also wearing seat belts and was transported to Parkview Hospital and treated for moderate injuries.
Ginn-Weeter was not wearing seat belts, but was not injured. Charges are pending against her.
The accident created a traffic backup on I-25 which resulted in another crash 3 miles north of the accident scene.