1 arrested in suspected DUI crash at Astrozon and Chelton

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police say drinking and driving may have played a role in a driver running a red light and crashing into another car.

Multiple people were taken to the hospital following the crash, which happened in the intersection of Astrozon and Chelton just after 7 Sunday night.

"Investigation revealed one vehicle entered into the intersection despite having a solid red light," police said of the crash. "... Alcohol is being investigated as a factor."

The intersection was closed for several hours but was reopened ahead of the Monday morning commute.

Police said driver Alex Nelson was arrested.