(CBS4) – An emergency operation closed Highway 6 through Clear Creek Canyon on Thursday at midday. Crews were working to pull a vehicle out of the creek that was involved in a crash on Wednesday.

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The crash was reportedly between a van carrying 18 people and another vehicle.

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The van tumbled into Clear Creek and some passengers suffered minor injuries.

Just before 2 p.m. officials reopened Highway 6, once the van had been pulled from the creek.