A massive rock slide has closed a critical Colorado highway, and it isn’t the first time.
Construction workers in Vail found skeletal remains in June, and after nearly 90 days the coroner says the mystery dates back more than a century.
The Colorado Department of Transportation says part of U.S. 24 is still open after a sinkhole 100 feet deep and 20 feet across opened beside the road, apparently caused by the collapse of an abandoned railroad tunnel far below.
Heavy rain near Leadville forced the Colorado Department of Transportation to close Highway 24 near Tennessee Pass on Monday.
A deep winter freeze forced the small mountain town of Red Cliff to go without water for nearly 4 days, and oddly enough it was the lack of snow that played a major role.
Three people had to be rescued after their car went off a steep cliff in Eagle County on Thursday.