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Thursday night crash sends 6 to the hospital

Posted at 10:42 PM, Jan 13, 2022

EL PASO COUNTY — Six people were sent to the hospital on Thursday night following a crash that shut down a stretch of Highway 83 in Black Forest.

Two of those six people are children.

The crash happened just before 6 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 83 and Walker Road, which is just east of Monument.

Investigators told News 5 that some of those taken to the hospital are expected to be released, however, they could not provide any specific injuries they might have sustained.

News 5 still does not know exactly what happened to cause the crash.

The road has since reopened.

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