Apr 5, 2013 5:37 PM by Andy Koen
COLORADO SPRINGS - A head-on accident shut down part of Lake Avenue Friday afternoon during the lunch-hour rush. It happened just before 12:00 p.m. at the intersection with Southgate Road.
A black compact sedan collided with a white minivan as it was making a left turn onto Lake.
Fire fighters who responded were told people were trapped in one of the vehicles.
Six were taken to the hospital with injuries including a mother and her young child. All westbound traffic on Lake and southbound traffic on Southgate was blocked during the accident clean up.