1 seriously injured in auto-ped crash in southern Colorado Springs

Police say the woman was crossing the street at the busy South Nevada and Southgate when she was hit by a truck.
Published: Feb. 4, 2023 at 9:33 AM MST|Updated: Feb. 5, 2023 at 1:04 PM MST
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Northbound S. Nevada Avenue was closed Saturday morning at Southgate Road as police investigated a crash that landed a woman in the hospital with serious injuries.

Police said a woman was crossing the street just before 8 a.m. when she was struck by a truck. Police said the woman was around 60 years old, but no other identifying information has been made available yet. No information about the driver or the vehicle has been released as of 9:30 a.m.

As of this article’s last update, police expected the road to be closed for a few more hours. According to police, impairment and speed are not suspected factors at this time.