UPDATE: WEDNESDAY 10/26/2022 5:43 p.m.
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — CSPD said they were originally notified of the crash at about 3 p.m., involving a bicycle and a car. When emergency crews got to the scene, the bicyclist was immediately taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
The driver of the car that hit the cyclist remained on scene, and was cited for the crash. Impairment and speed are not believed to be factors, CSPD said.
Vindicator Drive was closed for approximately one and a half hours following the crash.
Bicyclist hit on Vindicator Drive near middle school
UPDATE: WEDNESDAY 10/26/2022 4:41 p.m.
According to CSPD, the crash involved a car and a bicycle. No word on the condition of the bicyclist.
Vindicator Drive is in the process of reopening, CSPD said.
ORIGINAL STORY: Crash closes Vindicator Drive near middle school
WEDNESDAY 10/26/2022 3:36 p.m.
Vindicator Drive is closed near Eagleview Middle School on the west side of Colorado Springs for a crash, according to the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD).
CSPD posted about the crash on Twitter just before 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday, and said Vindicator was closed at Winter Haven Drive.
CSPD asked drivers to avoid the area while emergency crews respond.
FOX21 has a crew on the way to the scene and will provide additional information when it becomes available.