Winter Driving

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Snowstorm Comes In With A Bang & Drops Visibility

The snow wasn’t the only hazard for drivers braving the storm on Saturday evening. Visibility was a big problem that hit suddenly.

02/22/2015

I-70 in Summit County on Friday afternoon (credit: Jim Benemann)

WB Lanes Of I-70 Closed At Georgetown Because Of Accidents

The westbound lanes of Interstate 70 are closed from Georgetown to Silverthorne because of multiple accidents.

02/20/2015

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There’s A New Way To Measure Tire Treads For Winter Driving

Before heading up to the high country in the snow the Colorado Department of Transportation wants drivers to check their tires.

12/21/2014

C-DOT is blaming drivers for a traffic tie-up over the weekend that left drivers stuck for eight to 10 hours along I-70. (credit: CBS)

State Officials Blame Drivers For Mountain Tie-Ups

The Colorado Department of Transportation is blaming drivers for a traffic tie-up over the weekend that left drivers fuming after being stuck in traffic for hours.

02/14/2014

Cars slide and get stuck on Interstate 70 near Evergreen (credit: CBS)

Drivers Should Make Sure Vehicles Are Ready For The Winter

Now that Colorado is getting quite a drop in temperatures, it’s recommended drivers get their vehicles prepared for the winter.

11/11/2012

Snow plows in Denver clear snow and spray gravel (credit: CBS)

Road Crews, Drivers Surprised By Winter Driving Conditions

The snow began falling hours before the sun came up Wednesday. The ground was still warm when the snow began to fall and it melted.

01/11/2012

Several drivers were sliding near Irving & Florida in Denver Wednesday morning. (credit: CBS)

Commuters Slip And Slide Their Way Into Work

Too many accidents to count. That’s how one driver described the morning commute.

01/11/2012

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Think Safety When Traveling This Winter Season

With a major arctic system headed our way this weekend it might be a good time to review winter travel safety tips.

01/05/2011

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Winter Driving Tips Still Coming

It is a topic which I rarely get tired of discussing. Okay, by spring, I am over it. But every year, there are more interesting suggestions and tips to combat the ice and snow on the roads, and I am always fascinated.

12/02/2010