COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

A 5-car crash forced the closure of southbound S. Academy Blvd. at Milton E. Proby Parkway on Thursday morning (9/5/13). The road is now open.

The accident happened further south on Academy at the Bradley Road interchange.

The crash was reported at 8:07 a.m. according to SigAlert.

The Colorado State Patrol says one person was seriously injured in the crash. That person is expected to survive.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.