Fuel spill from crash causes major delays on southbound I-25 at 136th Avenue

WESTMINSTER, Colo. — A crash involving a semitruck and van resulted in a fuel spill that reduced southbound Interstate 25 to one lane near 136th Avenue on Tuesday afternoon, the Westminster Police Department said.

The crash happened about 12:50 p.m. There were no injuries, but the semitruck leaked fuel onto the highway.

A hazardous materials team responded to assist with the cleanup.

Police said it will would likely be several hours before southbound I-25 was fully reopened.

Police recommended drivers find alternate routes.