Several crashes snarl traffic on southbound I-25 in Thornton

THORNTON, Colo. — Several accidents backed up traffic on southbound Interstate 25 on Monday morning, the Thornton Police Department said.

The accidents were reported between 88th and 84th avenues, police said.

Police have not said if anyone was injured. The exact number of accidents was not released by police.

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Traffic was down to two lanes and traffic was backed up to 120th Avenue as crews worked to clear the crashes.

One crash involved at least four vehicles in the center lane of the interstate at 84th Avenue. An earlier crash was reported in the southbound lanes after the 104th Avenue exit.

The first crash was reported just before 6 a.m.