GRAND COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) –Â Part of Berthoud Pass was closed Sunday afternoon for a deadly crash. Colorado State Patrol troopers say two vehicles crashed near mile marker 245.
Several people were extricated and taken to the hospital with critical injuries, CSP says.
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US 40 Berhoud Pass closed – Winter Park to Empire
CSP is investigating a fatal crash near my 245.
I-70 to Silverthorne (mp 205)
Colo 9 north to US 40 (Kremmling)
No ETA to open. S1 pic.twitter.com/ybq6ivyL44
— CSP Golden (@csp_golden) January 10, 2021
Eastbound traffic was re-routed onto US 40 to Kremmling and then CO 9 to Silverthorne. Westbound traffic used CO 9 to Kremmling and then US 40.READ MORE: Elijah McClain Death: Former Aurora Police Officer Jason Rosenblatt's Lawsuit Dismissed
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The pass reopened at around 4:20 p.m.