CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Part of Highway 119 was closed between U.S. 6 and Mill Street because of a wildfire. Colorado State Patrol alerted to the closure at around 2:15 p.m.
The highway was reopened at around 4:30 p.m.
Hwy 119 is closed between the junction with US 6 and Black Hawk for a wildfire. Please use alternate routes (I-70 to Central City Parkway is preferred) to access Black Hawk and Central City. pic.twitter.com/KrFp8q37Tv
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Details about how the wildfire started were not released.
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