S. Academy Reopened at Hwy 85/87 after Crash

One person who was seriously injured in a crash is expected to survive.

Credit: Colorado State Patrol

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One person who was seriously injured in a crash is expected to survive.

Earlier, Colorado Spring police told 11 News that someone died in the crash, but state patrol now says the crash was not fatal.

Colorado State Patrol tells us the crash at South Academy and Hwy 85/87 involved five vehicles, though not all of the vehicles sustained much damage. A dump truck is among the five vehicles.

One woman sustained serious injuries and has been taken to the hospital. State Patrol says she is expected to survive.

Southbound academy was closed for a couple of hours, but reopened at 10:30 a.m.

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