Delta Couple Recovering After Rollover Wreck on Highway-50

Jun 19th @ 9:04 am in News by Scott Staley

Delta Police

(Delta, CO)

The investigation into a single vehicle rollover crash that shutdown Highway-50 in Delta last Thursday continues.  Delta Police Department Public Information Officer Jamie Head says the department’s Accident Re-constructionist is in the process of determining what caused a GMC SUV to collide with a guardrail and roll several times.

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The crash forced the closure of Eastbound Highway 50 for approximately 4-hours.  Both the driver, 71-year old Delta resident Joan Potter, and the passenger, 76-year old William Potter, were transported from the scene to the hospital in Delta.  William Potter was treated and released and as a precaution Joan Potter was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction.