Fatal accident blocking lanes on Austin Bluffs

Posted at 10:12 AM, Apr 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-04 12:12:14-04

One person is dead after a fatal accident at Austin Bluffs and Rangewood, between Research and Briargate Pkwy.

Colorado Springs Police said one vehicle was heading southbound on Austin Bluffs when it collide with another heading north.

The driver of the other vehicle is a 19-year old female and she was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

The accident is blocking lanes and the Colorado Springs Major Accident unit is on the scene. 

Lanes are expected to be blocked for quite some time yet. Avoid the area and take an alternate route.

Police are asking if anyone has any information or is a witness to this crash to please call CSPD at (719) 444-7000.