Interstate 70

C-DOT is blaming drivers for a traffic tie-up over the weekend that left drivers stuck for eight to 10 hours along I-70. (credit: CBS)

Colorado Expanded Snow Tire Requirement Passes Toughest Test

A bill to require all motorists in Colorado to use snow tires or chains during snowy months on Colorado’s major mountain highway has passed its toughest test in the state Legislature.

03/26/2015

Multiple vehicles involved in a crash on eastbound lanes of I-70 just west of Denver (credit: CBS)

Colorado Senate Considers Expanded Snow Tire Requirement

A debate over expanding requirements for snow tires on Colorado highways faces a test Thursday in the state Senate.

03/26/2015

Interstate 70 in the high country Wednesday morning (credit: CBS)

Wintry Mess On I-70 In High Country Causes Travel Problems

Temperatures dropped and rain turned to snow in the Denver metro area Wednesday morning. The snow is a reminder of just how unpredictable spring weather is in Colorado.

03/25/2015

The crash on Interstate 25 (credit: Glenn McReynolds)

Separate Crashes Involving Semis Snarl Traffic On I-25 & I-70

Two accidents involving semi-trucks snarled traffic on two of Denver’s major interstates Tuesday morning.

03/24/2015

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How To Celebrate A ‘Once In A Lifetime’ National Pi Day In Colorado

We’re talking ‘Pi’ as in mathematics, not that scrumptious creation from you mother or grandmother’s kitchen.

03/13/2015

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5-Car Crash On Interstate 70 Snarls Traffic

A crash involving five cars snarled traffic at Interstate 70 and Havana Street for hours.

03/10/2015

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Rare Day Closure Of I-70 For Road Repair From Colfax To Tower

The Colorado Department of Transportation will be doing a rare daytime closure of Interstate 70 Thursday morning from Colfax Avenue Tower Road.

03/04/2015

Wolf Creek Ski Area (credit: Wolf Creek Ski Area)

Wolf Creek Gets More Than 4 Feet Of Snow From Storm

Snowfall from the latest storm to hit Colorado’s mountains has already surpassed 4 feet around Wolf Creek Pass.

03/03/2015

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Bill To Require Snow Tires Along I-70 Moves Forward In House

The bill that would require passenger vehicles to have tires with adequate tread, snow tires or chains on Interstate 70 in the mountains during winter months has advanced in the state House.

02/26/2015

John Lowe digs out his Mini Cooper he left overnight on I-70 (credit: CBS)

Drivers Returns To I-70 To Dig Out Vehicles They Left Behind

Dozens of drivers traveled back to the trouble spot at Interstate 70 where they had to leave their vehicles once I-70 closed.

02/26/2015

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