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Northbound I-25 reopens following crash at 144th Avenue in Thornton

Posted: 3:56 AM, Oct 01, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-01 07:16:20-04
Car versus water truck at I-25 AND 144th Avenue

THORNTON, Colo. — All northbound lanes of Interstate 25 reopened following a crash involving a car and water truck.

The crash happened in the construction zone at 144th Avenue before 3:30 a.m. Tuesday.

One person suffered minor injuries and was taken to the hospital, according to Sgt. Tom Connor with the Thornton Police Department.

The Interstate was already down to one lane for construction and the crash blocked the only open lane.

Crews had to wait for a tow truck to move the water truck.

All lanes reopened around 4:45 a.m.