Serious crash on the east side of Colorado Springs Tuesday night

Serious crash on the east side of Colorado Springs 8/18/20.
Serious crash on the east side of Colorado Springs 8/18/20.(CSFD)
Published: Aug. 18, 2020 at 9:14 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Crews responded to a serious crash in Colorado Springs Tuesday night on the east side of the city.

The call came in at about 8:40 p.m. The Colorado Springs Fire Department shared a brief update on Twitter just before 9 p.m. At least two vehicles were involved in the intersection of Pikes Peak Avenue and Murray Boulevard with multiple people trapped. One of the vehicles involved ended up off the roadway and came to rest along a residential fence.

At about 9:10 p.m., CSFD was reporting everyone who was trapped was extricated and they were taken to a nearby hospital.

According to officers on scene, three people were taken to the hospital. The cause is under investigation, but early on investigators didn’t believe alcohol or drugs were factors.

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