Two crashes close intersection of East Platte Avenue


The intersection of East Platte Avenue and North Chelton Road is closed following two separate accidents that occurred after 4 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, according to police. 

Police report the initial crash involved a vehicle and a pedestrian. 

The second crash occurred minutes later, and reportedly involved onlookers of the first accident, according to police. 

Police are suggesting that commuters avoid the area and expect delays.