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Colorado Ave./Manitou Ave. back to normal after reported gas leak

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. - Manitou Avenue is expected to be closed between Columbia Road and the Highway 24 interchange until early Tuesday afternoon.

According to county officials, construction crews hit a gas line in the area. 

Drivers should use Pikes Peak and El Paso to get around.

--11 a.m. UPDATE--

Colorado Avenue/Manitou Avenue back open to one lane of traffic. Colorado Springs Utilities is on site repairing the gas line.

--2:30 p.m.--

The gas line has been repaired. Manitou Ave. and Colorado Ave. are back to normal.


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