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Fatal crash closes Highway 115 north of Penrose Tuesday night

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Posted at 7:56 PM, Apr 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-06 23:43:07-04

EL PASO COUNTY — A fatal crash closed Highway 115 Tuesday night north of Penrose.

According to State Patrol, the crash involved a semi and another vehicle. Two people in the semi were taken to an area hospital with unknown injuries. Two people in the other vehicle died in the crash.

At approximately 9:30 p.m., State Patrol said there was no estimated time of reopening the road.

State Patrol is advising drivers to use I-25 as an alternate route.