Busy Colorado Springs intersection back open Tuesday morning after motorcycle, car crash

Murray/Platte crash 8/23/2022
Murray/Platte crash 8/23/2022(KKTV/Melissa Henry)
Published: Aug. 23, 2022 at 3:16 AM MDT|Updated: Aug. 23, 2022 at 5:27 AM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A busy intersection is back open after a motorcycle and car collided.

The Colorado Springs Police Department responded to a motorcycle versus car crash at Murray and Platte around 9 p.m. Monday. Officers say the car was making a left turn from westbound Platte Avenue onto southbound Murray Boulevard. The motorcycle was traveling east on Platte Ave and the vehicles collided in the intersection.

The motorcyclist was taken to a local hospital with serious life-threatening injuries. The intersection was closed for about five hours overnight but has since reopened.