COMING UP: Daylight Dilemma, Tonight At 10 (Watch Preview)


CDOT Closes Independence Pass For The Season

View Comments
Independence Pass (credit: CDOT)

Independence Pass (credit: CDOT)

DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation has closed Independence Pass for the season.

“With 4 inches of snow west of the pass and 8 inches east, cold temperatures, ice and snowpack, a seasonal closure was determined the best course of action for everyone’s safety on this narrow, winding roadway,” Nancy Shanks with CDOT said in a statement.

Stay up to date on road closures at CDOT’s traveler information site at or call 511 from anywhere in the state, or sign up for free text and/or email alerts on road information in specific areas by choosing the green phone icon in the upper right-hand corner of CDOT’s home page at

For winter weather driving information and safety tips, go to

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,517 other followers