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