MANITOU SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – There may be some flood relief on the way for people in Manitou Springs.

The Colorado Department of Transportation has approved construction of a concrete culvert to reduce flooding on Highway 24. The culvert will hold 10 times the capacity of the existing structure.

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Earlier this month flash flooding from the Waldo Canyon burn area swept numerous cars off the road and killed one person.

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