Roundup of Thursday's traffic and road conditions around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region.

8:51 a.m.

A crash is blocking the right lane of westbound Hancock east of Academy Boulevard.


8:39 a.m.

Southbound I-25 near Monument will be intermittently closed between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. for emergency repairs and lane striping.


8:18 a.m.

Traffic is at a crawl on north and southbound I-25 at the North Gate entrance to the Air Force Academy as attendees of the National Character and Leadership Symposium Thursday and Friday.

Wolf Creek Pass is open following avalanche mitigation.


7:37 a.m.

The crash on I-25 at the MLK bypass has been removed.


6:38 a.m.

The exit ramp from southbound Interstate 25 to the MLK Bypass exit is blocked by a crash. Use caution.

U.S. 160 between the Wolf Creek Ski Area parking lot and County Road 648 is closed in both directions from avalanche control. No estimated reopen time.

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Liz Forster is a general assignment reporter with a focus on environment and public safety. She is a Colorado College graduate, avid hiker and skier, and sweet potato enthusiast. Liz joined The Gazette in June 2017.

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