All but one lane on eastbound 6th Avenue at Wadsworth Boulevard in Lakewood were closed for over an hour due to a suspected DUI related crash, police said.
🚨Traffic Alert: EB W 6th Ave at Wadsworth is down to one lane due to this #DUI related crash. Minor injuries. Cleanup will take at least an hour. Detour by exiting at Kipling or Simms/Union to Alameda or Colfax. @ColoradoDOT #COtraffic #MetroDenverTraffic pic.twitter.com/HFrDKyh7SJ— Lakewood Police (@LakewoodPDCO) April 7, 2021
The road reopened shortly before 6:30, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation.
According to a tweet by the Lakewood Police Department, the road was closed shortly after 5 p.m. after a suspected DUI crash.
Police said there were minor injuries as a result of the crash.
It is not clear what led to the crash, how many vehicles were involved, or whether anyone has been taken into custody.
Attempts to reach LPD have been unsuccessful.