Heavy snow caused issues Sunday, forcing the closure of multiple highways in Northwest Colorado. US 40 at Rabbit Ears Pass was closed between 11am and 3pm due to visibility issues and stuck cars and semi trucks on the highway. Colorado 14 from Highway 40 to Walden was also closed for Continue reading
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A fire about 10 miles southwest of Walden closed Highway 14 for over an hour this morning. The fire was in a fiberglass structure, that contained or was near two oil separator tanks that were a short distance from the Highway. The road was closed as a precaution, as Continue reading
The 2nd Northwest Colorado motorcycle accident death in two days occurred Friday on Highway 40. According the Colorado State Patrol, two people were on the motorcycle when it went off the Highway just before noon today, 6 miles west of Steamboat. The bike was pulling a trailer at the time. The driver of the motorcycle 56 –year-old Richard Baker of Continue reading
A 62 year old man died in a motorcycle accident Thursday. The Colorado State Patrol were called to the scene of the accident on Highway 14 six miles south of Walden just after 4 Thursday afternoon. They found that James Dages of Erie Colorado had Continue reading
An accident on Highway 40 on the east side of Rabbit Ears Pass near the intersection of Highway 14 closed highway 40 in both directions earlier today. Details of the accident have not been released. Traffic was detoured to highways 131 and 134 during the closure. Highway 40 was reopened around 7 Friday night.
The weekend’s winter storm caused problems all over the state…especially on roads. The adverse weather caused roads to be briefly shut down in Northwest Colorado yesterday. Highway 14 from Highway 40 to Walden and Highway 40 from Steamboat to Kremmling were both closed for Continue reading