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Thursday's traffic: Crashes, Colorado Classic road closures causing slowdowns

By: Chhun Sun
August 10, 2017 Updated: August 10, 2017 at 1:03 pm
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A crash was reported on northbound Interstate 25 south of Cimarron Street. Photo courtesy City of Colorado Springs via KKTV.

1:08 p.m. - A crash was reported on northbound Interstate 25 at the North Gate exit, according to Colorado Springs Traffic. The vehicles involved are on the left shoulder of the highway.

1:06 p.m. - A crash was reported on northbound Interstate 25 north of Tejon Street, according to Colorado Springs Traffic. The vehicles involved were moved to the left shoulder of the highway.

12:49 p.m. - A crash at U.S. 24 and 26th Street has been cleared, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

12:39 p.m. - A crash at Powers Boulevard and Constitution has been removed, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

12:29 p.m. - A crash occurred on southbound Interstate 25 north of Uintah Street and vehicles involved were moved to the left shoulder of the highway, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

12:20 p.m. - A crash is blocking the left turn lane on northbound Powers Boulevard south Constitution Avenue, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

11:47 a.m. - A crash was reported on eastbound U.S. 24 east of 26th Street, according to Colorado Springs Traffic. Vehicles are blocking the westbound left turning lane.

11:02 a.m. - A disabled vehicle on Fillmore Street at Interstate 25 has been removed, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

10:38 a.m. - A disabled vehicle is blocking the right lane of westbound Fillmore Street at Interstate 25, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

8:51 a.m. - A crash was reported at North Union Boulevard and Montebello Drive, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

8:25 a.m. - Vehicles from a crash on northbound Interstate 25 south of Cimarron Street have been removed, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

7:51 a.m. - A crash was reported at Nevada Avenue and Bijou Street, police said. It is unknown if the wreck is blocking traffic.

7:44 a.m. - A crash was reported on northbound Interstate 25 south of Cimarron Street, according to Colorado Springs Traffic. Vehicles have been moved to the left shoulder of the highway.

7:37 a.m. - A crash at Cresta Road and Parkview Boulevard is blocking traffic, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

7:36 a.m. - A crash was reported on westbound Platte Avenue at Powers Boulevard, according to Colorado Springs Traffic. Vehicles are in the median and not blocking traffic.

7:31 a.m. - A vehicle hit a pole near Hancock Expressway and Circle Drive on the city's southeast side, police said.

7:29 a.m. - Vehicles that crashed at Austin Bluffs Parkway and Barnes Road have been removed, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

7:10 a.m. - Traffic is moving smoothly Thursday morning despite all the road closures in the downtown Colorado Springs area prompted by the Colorado Classic cycling race, police said.

"We haven't had anybody call and complain," said Lt. Mary Rosenoff. "It doesn't look to be that bad."

The race is expected to affect traffic in and around Colorado Springs between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Read about road closures here: gazette.com/road-closures-neighborhood-restrictions-during-the-colorado-classic-cycling-race-in-colorado-springs/article/1608658.

6:42 a.m. - A crash was reported on northbound North Academy near Constitution Avenue, blocking two lanes, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

6:33 a.m. - A crash was reported on westbound Austin Bluffs Parkway at Barnes Road, blocking the left turning lane to Barnes, according to Colorado Springs Traffic.

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