UPDATE: WEDNESDAY 11/30/2022 9:29 p.m.

(COLORADO SPRINGS) — A pedestrian was found at fault for the crash that shut down northbound Powers Boulevard on Wednesday, according to CSPD.

CSPD said the investigation into the crash revealed the pedestrian was crossing against the traffic signal when he was hit by a car. He was served and released, and was taken to the hospital for his injuries.

CSPD said Powers Boulevard reopened around 6:20 p.m.

Powers Blvd reopened after car vs. pedestrian crash

UPDATE: WEDNESDAY 11/30/2022 8:13 p.m.

Northbound Powers Boulevard has reopened following a car vs. pedestrian crash near Palmer Park Boulevard.

CSPD Communications posted on Twitter at 7:52 p.m., and said the roadway was once again open following the crash.

ORIGINAL STORY: Auto-pedestrian crash closes northbound Powers

UPDATE: WEDNESDAY 11/30/2022 6:13 p.m.

According to the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD), the pedestrian who was hit by a car near Powers Boulevard and Palmer Park Boulevard was taken to the hospital, the extent of their injuries is unknown.

The driver remained on scene and is cooperating with law enforcement. CSPD said it is unclear how long Powers will remain closed.

WEDNESDAY 11/30/2022 5:41 p.m.

The Cimarron Hills Fire Department (CHFD) is responding to an auto-pedestrian traffic accident Wednesday evening on Nov. 30.

CHFD says the traffic accident occurred on Powers and Palmer Park Boulevard. The public should watch for emergency vehicles and slowing traffic, according to CHFD.

A second crash has closed northbound Powers. CHFD is suggesting that the public use alternate routes.