Eastbound C-470 reopens west of Quebec after separate crashes

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. -- Eastbound C-470 was closed for about 45 minutes in Douglas County because of two separate crashes on Monday morning, the Colorado State Patrol said.

One chain-reaction crash involved six vehicles and left one rolled on its side on the highway just west of Quebec Street.

It happened in a construction zone about 6:30 a.m., the Colorado Department of Transportation said.

A school bus was stopped behind the crash scene but was not involved, the Colorado State Patrol said.

RELATED: Traffic updates

It's not known if anyone was injured or what led to the crashes.

One lane of traffic reopened at 7:15 a.m. and the second lane of traffic reopened at 7:45 a.m.

AlertMe
Google Map for coordinates 39.563186 by -104.922763.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.