GOLDEN, CO. (THECOUNT) — Cheri Goodard of Frederick, Colorado, and Sancy Shaw of Clark, Colorado, have been identified as the victims in a Christmas Eve crash on Interstate 70.
The Colorado State Patrol said Wednesday, 62-year-old Goodard and 38-year-old Shaw, died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred in the westbound lanes of I-70 in the Genesee area about 8:25 p.m. Monday.
The Colorado State Patrol said Goodard was going eastbound when she veered to the right, over-corrected, crossed over the median and crashed into a vehicle being driven by Shaw that was going westbound. source
Shaw’s 6-year-old daughter was seriously injured and airlifted to an area hospital.
The girl remains in the hospital and her condition has not been updated since Monday night.
Investigators believe alcohol or marijuana use are believed to be factors that led to the crash.
Shaw taught at North Routt Charter School, according to a biography on the school’s website.
Genesee is a census-designated place in Jefferson County, Colorado, United States. The population was 3,609 at the 2010 census, according to Wikipedia.