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Environmental Clean-Up Continues After Last Month’s Tanker Crash

rabbit-ears-pass-signEnvironmental officials are still cleaning up after a tanker crash on Rabbit Ears Pass last month. The tanker rolled near the runaway truck ramp on the west side of Rabbit Ears Pass, spilling a load of liquid chemicals used in oil and gas Continue reading

Semi Rolls and Spills Hazardous Material

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001A semi rolled over on the west side of Rabbit Ears Pass yesterday, closing the pass for several hours. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the semi was hauling a load of hazardous liquid, which spilled when the tank ruptured during the roll. The accident happened near the runaway truck ramp, about 7 miles east of Steamboat. The pass was closed from the base of the east side of Continue reading