Serious injuries, including children and a dog, in crash along Powers southeast of Colorado Springs on Thursday
EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - A major crash closed down part of Highway 21 in El Paso County for a period of time on Thursday.
The crash was reported along Highway 21, also known as Powers, near Mesa Ridge Parkway at about 12:30 p.m.
Early into the investigation for the two-vehicle crash, Colorado State Patrol believes four people including two children were taken by ambulance to the hospital. One person was taken by helicopter to the hospital in critical condition. A dog was also injured and taken to the Pikes Peak Humane Society.
Powers was closed in both directions until about 1:22 p.m. As of 2:45 p.m. Colorado State Patrol was still at the scene investigating the cause.
This article will be updated as more information becomes available.
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