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Serious crash closes part of Powers Boulevard in Colorado Springs Wednesday night

Crash on Powers Boulevard 5/12/21.
Crash on Powers Boulevard 5/12/21.(KKTV)
Updated: May. 12, 2021 at 9:47 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A serious crash closed part of Powers Boulevard Wednesday night in Colorado Springs. The road has since reopened.

The crash was reported at about 9:15 p.m. and involved multiple vehicles near S. Carefree Circle. The intersection is on the east side of the city. Northbound Powers was closed for the investigation.

When police arrived they found an SUV heading Southbound on Powers and went off the side of the road. The SUV reportedly overcorrected, crossed the median and hit a Jeep going Northbound on Powers. Two other pickups were reportedly hit as they tried to avoid the crash.

Drivers and passengers in the SUV and the Jeep were taken to the hopsital to be evaluated. Their current conditions are unknown.

Police say impairment is not suspected as a factor in this crash. Right now the Major crash team is investigating.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

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