Accidents galore, with Labor Day yet to come


Staff Writer

Labor Day traffic is just now hitting the roads, but five accidents took place in the Town of Pagosa Springs over a four-day period beginning last weekend, with four of those accidents resulting in alcohol-related arrest charges.

The recent rash of accidents began at about 8:10 p.m. on Aug. 23, when Pagosa Springs Police Department Officer Brooks Brown was notified of a possible intoxicated driver on the road near the intersection of U.S. 160 and U.S. 84, said Det. Scott Maxwell of the PSPD.

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