From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Oct. 14, 2017

Posted at 11:01 AM, Oct 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-14 20:19:21-04

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. 

5:18 p.m.: Xcel Energy reports the number of outages in the metro area has gone down to 8,400 costumers. 

4:43 p.m.: The City of Boulder is under accident alert and reported one power line down along CO 119.

4:08 p.m.: Xcel Energy is reporting over 10,000 people are without power in the Denver metro area due to high winds.

9:32 a.m.: The Colorado State Patrol - Castle Rock division is working a two-vehicle crash on Highway 83 at Jones Road. The people involved in the crash only suffered minor injuries.