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Crash Survivor: ‘I Closed My Eyes… I Was Covered In Glass’

Several recent crashes in the Denver metro area have raised concerns about the barriers used to separate opposite directions of traffic and how it protects those on the road. One crash survivor recounts what happened to him.

18 hours ago

Trooper Dennis Wilder (credit: Colorado State Patrol)

State Patrol & CDOT Get On Same Page To Catch Book Litterbug

The Colorado State Patrol and the Colorado Department of Transportation got on the same page to throw the book at a litterbug.

04/23/2015

Emergency rockfall mitigation along I-70 (credit: CBS)

All Lanes Of I-70 Reopen After Rockfall Mitigation

All lanes of Interstate 70 were reopened after being closed Thursday for emergency rockfall mitigation.

04/23/2015

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Avoid I-70 Into The High Country: Emergency Rockfall Mitigation Forces Closure

Drivers wanting to get to the high country on Thursday should plan on taking a route other than Interstate 70.

04/23/2015

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Emergency Rockfall Mitigation On I-70 Near Floyd Hill To Cause Delays

The Colorado Department of Transportation will perform emergency rockfall mitigation on Thursday in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70 just west of Floyd Hill.

04/22/2015

The Boulder Turnpike (credit: CBS)

‘It’s Ridiculous’ Says Driver About Proposed Boulder Turnpike Toll Rates

Travelers driving Highway 36 between Interstate 25 and the Interlocken area in Broomfield could pay between $2 and $7 to ride the toll lanes.

04/22/2015

Westbound I-70 near West Vail (credit: CDOT)

Colorado Snow Tire Requirement Bill Gets No Traction This Season

Colorado drivers won’t need snow tires or chains to drive on Interstate 70 next winter.

04/21/2015

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Snow Tire Requirement Negotiations Begin At Statehouse

A last-ditch effort to reach an agreement on mandatory snow tires begins Tuesday morning at the Colorado Capitol.

04/21/2015

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State Patrol Steps Up Enforcement For Their ‘Zero Zero’ Campaign

The Colorado State Patrol is stepping up enforcement with the goal of zero fatalities and zero tolerance towards unsafe drivers.

04/19/2015

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Safe Pot Use Is The Message During 4/20 Marijuana Holiday

Colorado law enforcement are breaking from traditional messaging about marijuana use and instead promoting a “safe pot use” message.

04/18/2015

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