Pothole work will be taking place this week in Steamboat at the intersection of Highway 40 and Elk River Road. The work will start tomorrow and last through the end of the week. The Colorado Department of Transportation will control traffic while the work is taking place so Continue reading
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No 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
The 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
A 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
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
No 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
A 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
The 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
A 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 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
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.