To protect drivers from flash floods, the Colorado Department of Transportation says maintenance crews will conduct round-the-clock patrols of U.S. 24 in the Waldo Canyon Fire burn area between Manitou Springs and Cascade through Oct. 1.
More than two dozen projects to slow the tide of flooding, mudslides and debris slides from the Waldo Canyon burn area into Manitou Springs have been completed. But there is more work to be done.
A 17-year-old girl drowned after she was caught in heavy rain in Colorado Springs as storms pounded a region still reeling from mudslides and flash flooding that killed one person in nearby Manitou Springs last week.
Gov. John Hickenlooper has declared a disaster emergency in El Paso County after Friday night’s flash flooding in Manitou Springs. The designation will make resources available to help pay for storm cleanup.
More heavy rain drenched Manitou Springs on Monday, three days after a mudslide and flash flood killed one person and left one missing.
Officials say a hospitalized woman is not the woman who was reported missing after a deadly mudslide and flood in the Colorado town of Manitou Springs.
There was a huge volunteer effort in Manitou Springs as residents spent another day cleaning up after severe flooding and mudslides.
Dramatic video shows how bad the conditions were when the flooding hit Manitou Springs on Friday.
Authorities have recovered a man’s body from debris left by a fast-moving mudslide that swept through Manitou Springs.
A mudslide has closed U.S. 24 in the Cascade area northwest of Manitou Springs, and flash flooding in Manitou Springs is stranding several vehicles in high, fast-moving water.