UPDATE: TUESDAY 2/7/2023 6:35 a.m.

(COLORADO SPRINGS) — CSPD said around 8:56 p.m. officers were called to the area of N. Academy Blvd. and Entrada Way about a single-vehicle crash. Officers found a single motorcycle had left the roadway and struck a light pole, the rider was dead on the scene.

According to CSPD, speed is considered a factor in the crash.

UPDATE: MONDAY 2/6/2023 10:37 p.m.

CSPD has confirmed the motorcycle crash that closed the northbound lanes of North Academy Boulevard at Meadowland Boulevard resulted in one fatality.

ORIGINAL STORY: Northbound Academy closed at Meadowland for crash

MONDAY 2/6/2023 10:12 p.m.

All northbound lanes of North Academy Boulevard are closed at Meadowland Boulevard due to a crash involving a motorcycle.

The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) Stetson Hills division said the Major Crash Team was responding.

CSPD could not confirm the condition of the motorcycle rider or any other drivers involved.

This is a developing story, check back here for updates.