A program that uses police pace cars to reduce traffic congestion on Interstate 70 in the mountains this winter was suspended after too many skiers and other mountain visitors jammed the highway, creating a bottleneck.
The Colorado Department of Transportation says this weekend has historically been one of the heaviest traffic weekends of the winter season.
Blowing and drifting snow and icy conditions on Interstate 70 prompted Colorado Department of Transportation officials to close the eastbound lanes of the state’s main east-west highway at Burlington.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is continuing to review test results of a plan to slow down traffic in the Colorado mountains by using pace cars.
Police cars will pace traffic on 27 miles of Interstate 70 in the mountains this weekend.
Onramps to Highway 34 from Interstate 25 reopened Monday morning after a fatal tanker crash east of Loveland and near Windsor.
As the monsoons flooded streets in Denver last month, it turns out they caused plenty of problems for roads in the high country as well.
The westbound lanes of Interstate 70 had to be closed at Colfax Avenue because the load of a semi truck got pinned underneath the C-470 overpass Saturday afternoon.
A state highway worker has been seriously injured after being hit by a vehicle on Interstate 70 near Evergreen.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is racing to stay ahead of the latest storm.