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Jackknifed Semi Blocks Highway 40

The unexpectedly heavy snowfall caused issues all across Northwest Colorado yesterday.  In one incident a jackknifed semi blocked both lanes of Highway 40 on Rabbit Ears Pass near the intersection of Highway 14.  The lanes were blocked in both directions from around 2 to 5:30 yesterday afternoon, although traffic was able to pass using the Continue reading

Accidents Reported During Yesterday’s Snow Storm

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001The Colorado State Patrol responded to a commercial motor vehicle crash yesterday on I-70 in Eagle County. The westbound lanes of the interstate were closed for nearly three hours because of the incident. A semi-truck and box trailer was on Interstate 70 in a left curve when the trailer lost traction on the snowy road. The Continue reading