UPDATE: The crashes that closed down part of East Platte Avenue and Chelton Road have been removed.
According to CSPD all lanes are back open.
COLORADO SPRINGS — Part of East Platte Avenue is shut down at the intersection of North Chelton Road because of two separate traffic accidents.
Colorado Springs Police Department tweeted just before 4:15 p.m. Wednesday that they closed the intersection to all traffic due to the two accidents.
Police say one accident involved a car that hit a pedestrian. While the second involved on-lookers of the first crash.
Police ask that you avoid the area and to expect delays.
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