UPDATE WEDNESDAY 10/26/2022 6:45 a.m.

(COLORADO SPRINGS) — CSPD said their investigation revealed the pedestrian was crossing the street in the middle of the block and not using a crosswalk when they were hit by a vehicle traveling east in the left lane of Garden of the Gods Rd.

Police say the pedestrian was taken to the hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries.

Garden of the Gods Rd. has since reopened.

UPDATE: Pedestrian hit on Garden of the Gods, road closed eastbound

UPDATE TUESDAY 10/25/2022 8:37 p.m.

CSPD confirmed to FOX21 News that the crash involved a car and a pedestrian. The pedestrian was taken to the hospital, no word on their condition.

Eastbound Garden of the Gods remains closed.

ORIGINAL STORY: Eastbound Garden of the Gods closed at I-25 for crash

TUESDAY 10/25/2022 8:18 p.m.

Eastbound Garden of the Gods Road is closed at the I-25 interchange due to a major crash.

The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) posted about the crash on Twitter just after 8 p.m.

CSPD asked that motorists avoid the area while emergency crews respond.

FOX21 has a crew on the way to the scene and will update this article when more information is available.