ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Interstate 70 was completely shut down in both directions for nearly two hours on Friday night between mile markers 304 and 306 in Arapahoe County because of icy roads.

There were several accidents in the area of Kiowa-Bennett Road south of Bennett. The Colorado State Patrol said there were 30 vehicles involved in four separate crashes.

Four people were transported to the hospital with non-serious injuries.

Drivers were urged to avoid the area and take an alternate route.

I-70 reopened at about 9 p.m. Friday.


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