Tag Archives: Highway 40

Pickup Rollover Just East Of Craig

IMG_8749 IMG_8752No one was injured in a single vehicle rollover Tuesday afternoon.  The accident, about 4 miles east of Craig on Highway 40 occurred just before 3.  According to the Colorado State Patrol, the driver of a pickup was traveling within the speed Continue reading

SUV Collides Head-On With Bus In Steamboat

steamboat SUV- bus crashThe Driver of an SUV that collided head-on with a Regional Transport Bus in Steamboat was seriously injured yesterday. The accident occurred on Highway 40 one mile west of Steamboat around six last night. According to the State Patrol, the driver, an unidentified male, Continue reading

UPDATE: Vehicle Crash In Craig Barely Misses Building

22516 Craig Crash 122516 Craig Crash 2A single vehicle accident at the Intersection of Victory Way and Taylor in Craig just before 2 Thursday afternoon, sent the driver, 26 year old Continue reading

I-70 Traffic Detoured Through NW Colorado

Traffic though Craig, Steamboat, Oak Creek, Hayden and Meeker will be heavy today due to a Rock slide that closed I-70 in the Glenwood Canyon. Westbound I-70 traffic will be detoured to Highway 131 from Walcott to Highway 40 at Steamboat, through Craig, then South on Continue reading

UPDATE: Rollover Accident East Of Craig

rollover 1 feb 2016rollover 2 feb 2016No one was injured in a weekend rollover on Highway 40 six miles east of Craig.  The vehicle involved in the accident Saturday, ended up on it’s roof on the Continue reading

Highway 40 Rollover Death

HIGHWAY-40-150A Kremmling man died yesterday in a single vehicle rollover crash on Highway 40.   The victim, 31 year old Blake Mascia was killed when the Jeep CJ he was driving went off the road, collided with a tree and rolled down a steep embankment.  The accident occurred  about 8 miles east of Kremmling.  Mascia Continue reading

Paint Ball Range Controversy Near Dinosaur

MC Commissioners-150The Moffat County Commissioners yesterday, addressed a controversial application for a paint ball range in the Blue Mountain Community. Blue Mountain is just east of Dinosaur, off of Highway 40. There are less than a dozen homes in the community. Blue Mountain resident Troy Zufelt was before the Commissioners to address his application to the Moffat County Planning Commission to operate a paint ball range on his Continue reading

Accident At Intersection Of Highways 40 And 13

IMG_6787IMG_6784A multi-vehicle accident last night at the intersection of Highway 40 and Highway 13 south in Craig, resulted in the arrest of 51 year old Richard Charles Buchholz. Buchholz was charged with failure to obey a traffic control signal, failure to provide proof of insurance and driving with a revoked license for a prior alcohol offense. Photos of the accident courtesy of Doug Slaight.  Click to enlarge.

One Dies In Weekend Rollover On Highway 40

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001One person lost their life and two others were seriously injured in a rollover accident on Highway 40 about 10 miles west of Steamboat. The single vehicle accident which involved 3 Boulder residents, all of whom were 21 years old, occurred around 4 yesterday afternoon. When emergency crews arrived at the scene, bystanders were performing CPR on one of the injured, a second person was out of the vehicle with multiple injuries while a third was still trapped in the vehicle and was required to be Continue reading

Morning Crash Sends Two to Hospital

IMG_6617IMG_6653 (1)IMG_6621 (1)Two people were taken to The Memorial Hospital at Craig this morning, after their vehicle rolled down an embankment off of Highway 40. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the crash occurred a little after six this morning, about 3 miles west of Craig. The cause of the accident has yet to be determined, but the vehicle ended up on its top. Firefighters pulled the occupants out of the vehicle, and they were taken to The Memorial Hospital for precautionary purposes. Pictures courtesy of Doug Slaight.  Click pictures to enlarge.

Semi-Tractor Rollover On Highway 40

Semi tractor rollover 3 Semi tractor rollover 1There was a semi-tractor rollover accident on Highway 40 South of Steamboat at Sky Valley Drive just before noon today.  The initial report said that there appeared to be smoke coming from the vehicle and driver was still inside the vehicle. Upon Continue reading

Fatal Crash near Kremmling

fatal-300A single vehicle rollover crash last night on Highway 40, about 25 miles west of Kremmling, took the life of a teenage boy.  Troopers responded to the scene and determined that a 16 year old boy from Kremmling, was traveling on Continue reading