Northbound I-225 closed during rush hour due to 4-car accident

Emergency crews work to clean up an accident involving nine vehicles that closed northbound I-225 on Jan. 24, 2012.

Emergency crews work to clean up an accident involving nine vehicles that closed northbound I-225 on Jan. 24, 2012.

PARKER, Colo. — An accident between four vehicles caused the Colorado Department of Transportation to shut down northbound I-225 during rush hour Thursday morning.

There was no indication as to how the accident was caused as of 7:15 a.m. CDOT said the interstate was reopened as of 8:15 a.m.

Only one party was transferred away from the scene with injuries, but Colorado State Patrol could not confirm the extent of those injuries.