Classen Boulevard closed due to an injury collision, the Norman Police Department tweeted Tuesday morning.
Classen Blvd is closed between Boyd and Brooks due to a injury collision. Please find an alternative route. pic.twitter.com/1unYiWFpGN— Norman Police (@normanokpd) September 3, 2019
The road is closed from Boyd Street to Brooks Street.
Brent Barbour, a captain with the Norman Police Department, said one person was injured in the accident, which involved a motorcycle and an SUV.
Barbour said the road will likely be closed for a few hours as NPD conducts its investigation.
NPD tweeted at 12:46 p.m. Tuesday that Classen has been reopened.
Update: Classen Blvd is now open. One person was injured and transported to a local hospital in critical condition. Additional information will be released when available and appropriate. https://t.co/evOsGCJQl0— Norman Police (@normanokpd) September 3, 2019
The person injured in the accident was transported to the hospital and is in critical condition, according to the tweet.
This story was updated at 9:54 Sept. 3 to include information about the accident from Brent Barbour, and at 12:52 p.m. Sept. 3 to include information about Classen's reopening.