Winter Driving

Snow plows along I-70 on Thursday (credit: CBS)

Snow Crews Remain On Alert As Storm Continues

Snow plow crews will remain on alert along the Front Range as the snow continues to fall.

04/16/2015

(credit: CDOT)

Accidents Shut Down I-70 In Mountains During Storm

Several accidents caused Interstate 70 to be closed in both directions between Georgetown to Silverplume on Thursday morning.

04/16/2015

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Colorado Snow Tire Requirement Deflates In Senate

Colorado drivers won’t be required to get snow tires to drive on Interstate 70 next winter, after all.

04/14/2015

C-DOT is blaming drivers for a traffic tie-up over the  Feb. 2014 weekend that left drivers stuck for eight to 10 hours along I-70. (credit: CBS)

Colorado’s Expanded Snow Tire Requirement Hits Skid

A Colorado proposal to expand snow-tire requirements during winter months has hit a skid in the state Senate.

04/10/2015

Westbound I-70 near West Vail (credit: CDOT)

Colorado Expanded Snow Tire Requirement Wins Senate Approval

The Colorado Senate has approved a bill requiring winter drivers to have snow-appropriate tires during winter months on the state’s mountain highways.

04/10/2015

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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  Feb. 2014 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

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