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From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Aug. 21, 2019

Posted at 6:02 AM, Aug 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-22 00:34:57-04

This is the Denver7 breaking and developing news blog. Throughout the day, this story will be updated with both minor and large breaking news events that our readers care about. Check back as we continue to update this story. 

8:55 p.m. — A CPW official says the child hurt in a mountain lion attack is en route to the hospital. Read more on this story here:

8:44 p.m. — Colorado Parks and Wildlife is investigating a mountain lion attack on a child that happened Wednesday evening in Bailey. Denver7 is working to learn more information.

6:30 a.m. — All eastbound lanes of I-270 in Commerce City have reopened after this morning’s multi-vehicle crash. Traffic is starting to ease up.

5:45 a.m. — A multi-vehicle wreck in the eastbound lanes of I-270 has backed up traffic across Commerce City. Right now, Denver7's Jayson Luber recommends taking southbound I-25 to eastbound I-70. Drivers who are on Vasquez or York should stay on those roads past I-270 and then get on eastbound I-70. We're working to learn more about the crash.

Check out our traffic radar here.