Fatal crash reported on Powers Boulevard, road closed


Westbound Barnes Road at Powers Boulevard and eastbound Barnes Road at Rio Vista Drive in Colorado Springs are closed Friday while police investigate a fatal crash.

Colorado Springs police say a “Bronco” was heading southbound on Powers and ended up in the right lane, hit a dump truck and rolled. The crash was reported shortly after 11 a.m.

The driver of the “Bronco” was reportedly ejected and killed. No one else was injured in the crash.

Police say the road will be closed for awhile while they investigate.

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