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USAFA south gate closed due to ongoing incident

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Posted at 2:01 PM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 16:35:57-04

COLORADO SPRINGS — UPDATE: The U.S. Air Force Academy says the south gate has reopened.

It was closed earlier Thursday afternoon due to a security incident at the Large Vehicle Inspection Site.

A spokesperson for the Academy declined to elaborate on the incident.

PREVIOUS: The U.S. Air Force Academy says the south gate is currently closed due to an ongoing incident.

The Academy did not provide further details on the situation.

A spokesperson says people can still enter the Academy through the north gate.

News5 will have updates on this situation as they are available.