Fire causes backups on I-25 south of Colorado Springs, all lanes back open as of 3 p.m.

I-25 near Fountain. Photo courtesy CDOT 8/21/19.
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EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - A fire along I-25 was causing delays south of Colorado Springs on Wednesday.

The fire was reported at about 2:30 p.m. between Highway 85 and Mesa Ridge Parkway on the northbound side. The Colorado Department of Transportation sent out a tweet at about 2:39 p.m. asking the public to watch for emergency vehicles as the right lane was closed.

At about 3 p.m. the Colorado Department of Transportation reported all lanes were back open.

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This article will be updated as more information becomes available.