AURORA, Colo. — Colfax Avenue reopened in the area of the CU Anschutz Medical Campus after a truck crashed into a pedestrian bridge.
Aurora Police Department said that a large truck crashed into the bridge on the south side of the campus around 9:15 a.m.
The driver suffered minor injuries and was cited for operating an unsafe vehicle, according to police. No other injuries were reported.
Police said Colfax was shut down between Ursula and Wheeling streets.
At 10:40 a.m., police said all lanes of Colfax would likely remain closed for hours while a city engineer and other experts assess the damage.
Police said at 3:16 p.m. that westbound lanes on Colfax were back open, but eastbound lanes remained closed due to ongoing inspections and forthcoming repairs.
At 5:15, Police said eastbound lanes on Colfax had also reopened.
> Watch live 9NEWS programs, original shows, daily forecasts and top stories on your Roku or Fire TV through the free 9NEWS app.
SUGGESTED VIDEOS: Latest from 9NEWS
MORE WAYS TO GET 9NEWS
Subscribe to our daily 9NEWSLETTER for top stories from 9NEWS curated daily just for you. Get content and information right now for can’t-miss stories, Next and Broncos content, weather and more delivered right to your inbox.
HOW TO ADD THE 9NEWS APP TO YOUR STREAMING DEVICE
ROKU: add the channel from the ROKU store or by searching for KUSA.
For both Apple TV and Fire TV, search for "9NEWS" to find the free app to add to your account. Another option for Fire TV is to have the app delivered directly to your Fire TV through Amazon.
RELATED: 1 killed in east Denver crash