DENVER – A portion of U.S. Highway 6 was closed in Clear Creek Canyon following a crash involving a bus and an SUV.
The crash occurred after 10 a.m. near milepost 268.
It isn’t clear what led to the crash. Colorado State Patrol troopers said there were passengers on the bus at the time of the crash but nobody was seriously hurt. The driver of the SUV, the only occupant of that vehicle, refused treatment.
Traffic Advisory UPDATE
Hwy 6 in Clear Creek Canyon Closed
Troopers conducting investigation @CSP_MCSAP assisting @GoldenCOFire & @GoldenCOPS assisting as well
-Minor injuries (thank goodness)
-Expect delays pic.twitter.com/QHjNyM3aZx
— CSP Golden (@CSP_Golden) January 9, 2018
The highway was closed in both directions while crews cleaned up the crash. The highway was reopened by 11:20 a.m.