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Both southbound and northbound I-25 reopened following crash Monday evening

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Posted at 8:45 PM, Mar 04, 2024
and last updated 2024-03-05 08:29:03-05

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Transportation reports both northbound and southbound I-25 reopened following crash Monday evening.

According to the Colorado State Patrol, the accident happened just after 7:00 p.m.

According to the City of Fountain, the accident occurred between the Mesa Ridge Parkway exit and the South Academy Boulevard exit.

CSP told News 5 that at this time at least one person has been transported to the hospital, their condition is unknown. The Fountain Fire Department says a total of two people were extricated from their vehicle.

As of 9:00 p.m., the Fountain Fire Department says that the accident involved 6-7 vehicles and it is going to take time for crews to clean up the interstate.

Details on what led up to the accident are limited at this time.

This is a developing situation and will be updated as we learn more.

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