AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – The first burgers from In-N-Out Burger ever to be served in Colorado are history. Socially distanced crowds lined up in Aurora at one of the two restaurants the fast food chain opened on Friday, and the first burgers were gulped down by smiling patrons.
The Aurora restaurant is located at 14150 East Alameda Avenue, and another is now open in Colorado Springs. The Aurora location is at the Aurora Town Center and is the former home of T.G.I. Fridays.READ MORE: When I See A 50% Chance Of Rain In The Forecast, What Does That Really Mean?
At 10:15 a.m., the line at the Aurora location wrapped around the Town Center mall.
Around 11 a.m., Aurora police warned the line was impacting traffic and causing backups in the area.READ MORE: Colorado Weather: Monsoon Storms Return Sunday, But Focus Shifts A Bit West Boat Ramps Closed At Three Western Slope Reservoirs, Closures Expected At Blue Mesa As Water Level Drops
The California burger chain has stores in six other states – California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Texas and Utah.