Several accidents caused Interstate 70 to be closed in both directions between Georgetown to Silverplume on Thursday morning.
The spring storm moving slowly across Colorado is expected to dump more than 2 feet of snow in parts the mountains by the end of Friday, making avalanche conditions dangerous.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is set to launch its interstate highway bus service this summer.
Colorado drivers won’t be required to get snow tires to drive on Interstate 70 next winter, after all.
Police say a pickup driver who was involved in an accident on westbound I-70 at Airport Boulevard last month has died from his injuries, and police say it’s a result of distracted driving.
Three people are dead in three separate accidents on Denver metro area roads on Sunday. Two of the crashes involved motorcyclists and the third involved a pedestrian.
Police in Aurora investigated a deadly rollover crash that left one vehicle engulfed in flames early Saturday morning. The crash kept a portion of Interstate 225 and Interstate 70 closed for several hours.
A Colorado proposal to expand snow-tire requirements during winter months has hit a skid in the state Senate.
The Colorado Senate has approved a bill requiring winter drivers to have snow-appropriate tires during winter months on the state’s mountain highways.
Drivers traveling at night through the Interstate 70 mountain corridor can expect delays while crews install a fixed fire-suppression system in the Eisenhower-Johnson tunnels for 20 nights starting Monday, providing tunnel operators equipment to put out a fire in two minutes.