Dump truck towing front-end loader overturns on busy Castle Rock on-ramp

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CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — A dump truck towing a front-end loader overturned on a busy on-ramp to Interstate 25 in Castle Rock on Wednesday morning, the Colorado State Patrol said.

The crash happened about 6:30 a.m. on the Founders Parkway on-ramp to northbound Interstate 25.

Traffic quickly backed up in the area as drivers were told to use alternate routes to get on the interstate to travel northbound, including Castle Rock Parkway, Wilcox Street/Wolfensberger Road and Plum Creek Parkway.

There were no serious injuries, the Colorado State Patrol said.

The on-ramp reopened at 9 a.m.