COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo (KKTV) – Northbound I-25 was closed Monday evening after a chase that began in Pueblo County.
Colorado State Police assisted in the chase and were able to provide brief details of the incident around 5:30 PM, according to Trooper Josh Lewis with the Colorado State Patrol using a stop stick on I-25 north to shut down. The suspect vehicle was operated in the Woodmen and I-25 areas. The vehicle is believed to have been used in theft. Shortly after the car crashed, the stick was stopped, a gun was reportedly fired. It is not clear who shot it.
Trooper Lewis said life-saving measures were taken against the driver of the suspect and that at least one passenger was detained.
No law enforcement personnel or civilians were injured.
Traffic cameras at City of Colorado Springs showed U-Haul trucks up against the median, with a CSP vehicle next to it and an ambulance in the background. Live video showing scenes from traffic cameras is at the top of this article.
It is not clear when the highway will be reactivated.
As more information becomes available, this article will be updated.
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