GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – A truck driver in Glenwood Canyon got in a precarious predicament late Friday morning. His semi jacknifed and wound up dangling over the edge of the westbound elevated highway after losing control somehow.
The crash slowed westbound traffic on Interstate 70 significantly at noon and CDOT said a heavy tow truck was being used to move the semi.READ MORE: Golden Eagle Released Back Into The Wild After Rehab For Injuries That Left Bird Near Death
By 1:15 p.m., the wreckage was cleared and the highway was fully open again.READ MORE: Study: Fort Carson Named Among Army Posts Where Female Soldiers Face Greater Risk Of Sexual Assault
There’s no word on what caused the accident.
Police said the driver was not hurt.MORE NEWS: Anthony Martinez Arrested For First-Degree Murder In Death Of Roommate Shannon Ziel
CDOT cautions drivers to expect winter driving conditions in the high country, as snow has been falling in many areas today.