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I-25 Gap re-opens after several crashes involving a total of 20 vehicles

Posted: 12:42 PM, Oct 10, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-10 15:35:09-04
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The snowy conditions across the Front Range on Thursday were causing traffic issues along the Interstate 25 Gap: The highway was shut down in both directions for about two hours between Larkspur and Monument after several crashes involving a total of 20 cars, according to the Colorado State Patrol.

The highway re-opened about 1:30 p.m.

Only minor injuries were being reported in the crashes. One crash involved 11 vehicles, one involved five and one involved four. No one was taken to a hospital.

All of the crashes were in the same area along the I-25 Gap.

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Snow totals were ranging from 2-4 inches across the Front Range on Thursday, with totals higher in the mountains and other higher-elevation areas.

MORE: Here's how much snow has fallen across Colorado (so far)