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Colorado Springs police responding to traffic crash involving motorcycle and fire truck

Colorado Springs Police Department Cruiser CSPD
Posted at 10:03 AM, Jun 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-07 14:54:00-04

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — The Colorado Springs Police Department is responding to a traffic crash involving a motorcycle and a fire truck near E. Uintah St. and N. Institute St.

Barricades and MCT responded to the scene and the road was closed while the investigation was ongoing. The roadway has since reopened.

According to police, it was determined the motorcycle was traveling east on Uintah St. and the fire truck was making a left turn to travel west on Uintah St.

One person was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Speed is considered a factor in this investigation.

This story is breaking and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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