A major traffic accident on Interstate 25 in Colorado is causing significant delays Thursday afternoon.
A crash involving three semi-trucks and three cars has closed down lanes of Interstate 25 on Thursday in Larkspur. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the crash is located on I-25 near mile marker 173.
Traffic Advisory— CSP Castle Rock (@CSP_CastleRock) February 18, 2021
I-25 at MP 173 is closed due to a multi car crash.
3 semis and 3 cars are involved. @CSP_CastleRock has five Troopers on scene to work this event.@ColoradoDOT has lowered the speed limit to 50 MPH.
Expect delays as Fire & EMS crews help work this scene. pic.twitter.com/vAzXgjgbEF
Drivers are encouraged to use caution in this area. The speed limit has been lowered to 50 mph while crews work to clear the scene.
There is no estimated reopening time. No serious injuries have been reported as of 1:15 PM.
Emergency bridge repair work is also currently taking place between RidgeGate Parkway and E-470 and C-470, closing northbound lanes of I-25 at mile markers 192 to 193.
This is a developing story. More information will be added as it becomes available.
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