2 people critically hurt in crash

Lanes blocked at Platte Avenue & Chelton Road

POSTED: 05:44 PM MDT Apr 25, 2013    UPDATED: 10:28 PM MDT Apr 25, 2013 
Platte & Chelton Crash
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

2 people are critically hurt in an accident at Platte Ave. and Chelton Rd.

It happened on westbound Platte just east of Chelton around 5 on Thursday afternoon.

We're told 2 people were in critical condition when they were taken to the hospital.  One of the people may have severe head injuries.

Police say alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.