By Jennifer McRae

DENVER (CBS4)– There were long lines at Denver International Airport on Monday, the day after the July 4th holiday weekend. TSA said it is screening more passengers this holiday than July 4th before the pandemic.

(generic file photo credit: iStock/Getty Images Plus)

Passengers with American and Southwest report delays and cancelations getting to their destinations.

READ MORE: COVID Travel Restrictions Not Expected To Ease Up

“Every 30 minutes it kept getting delayed, another hour, another hour, another hour,” said one passenger.

READ MORE: CDOT Crews Travel To Assist Mudslide Maintenance

“The line for customer service is full, completely like more than 200 people,” said another.

MORE NEWS: Arrest Warrants Issued For Aurora Police Officers John Haubert & Francine Martinez

The airlines blamed the delays on bad weather around the U.S.

Jennifer McRae