Authorities say a 16-year-old boy was driving a tractor-trailer that struck and killed two Texas women who were changing a tire on Interstate 70 near Limon.
Law officers pulled a man from a truck on Interstate 70 Saturday afternoon after they say he led officers on a high-speed chase across the Eastern Plains.
Two people were killed when they were struck by a semi while they were changing a tire on the side of Interstate 70 Saturday morning.
A tribute was held Friday for a Limon police officer killed in the of duty.
A co-driver was killed and a driver was injured when two tractor-trailers sideswiped each other, forcing the Colorado State Patrol to close the eastbound lanes of a major highway southeast of Denver.
A group of metro police officers gave up their cruisers and got on their bicycles for a good cause Monday.
Interstate 70 is back open, after near-zero visibility forced officials to close all 160 miles of the westbound lanes between the Kansas state line and metro Denver and a 70-mile stretch of eastbound lanes from metro Denver to the plains town of Limon yesterday.
Limon is not so much buried by snow as consumed by it.
One area where things were mostly at a standstill on the Eastern Plains on Friday was Limon.
Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia is wrapping up his childhood literacy tour on Colorado’s Eastern Plains.