Lake Dillon firefighters worked into the evening Tuesday after a tractor-trailer carrying hundreds of vehicle batteries crashed on Interstate 70 east of Silverthorne.
There is so much snow piling up in the mountains real safety concerns are mounting and some communities are starting to wonder about what happens when they get more?
In the northeast part of the state fire danger ranges from high to even extreme thanks to the warm weather and low humidity. The danger is much lower in the high country, but it doesn’t take long for that to change.
It’s just a week from Election Day and there are nervous firefighters in the high country as at least four fire districts are asking for a tax increase.