Downed power line shuts I-25 near Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – A downed power line has closed Interstate 25 near Colorado Springs, backing up traffic as utility crews repair it.
Colorado Springs Utilities says a power pole caught fire Monday, and a cable fell across the highway north of Gleneagle.
The cable has been removed, but crews are securing other lines and making repairs before the road reopens.
Traffic is being detoured.
Information from: KOAA-TV, http://www.koaa.com