One dies in I-70 rollover east of Rifle |

One dies in I-70 rollover east of Rifle

RIFLE, Colorado ” Two men were ejected from a Chevy Blazer and one died after a rollover east of Rifle around midnight Wednesday.

According to the Colorado State Patrol, Antonio Hernandez, 27, of Lakewood, was heading west when he drove into the median and rolled.

Hernandez, and the passenger, Daniel Wranik, 45, of Centennial, were not wearing their seatbelts. Both were ejected and Wranik was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

Hernandez was taken to the Grand River Medical Center for treatment.

Alcohol is suspected as a factor in the crash and the CSP was still investigating Thursday morning.

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