Tag Archives: Summit County

Parks and Wildlife Remind Hunters about Highway 9 Project

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife advises all hunters planning to travel on State Highway 9 this fall that now is the time to get information, plan an alternate route or anticipate extended delays due to major road construction. The highway, one of the main routes from Interstate 70 to prime hunting areas in Colorado’s Northwest Region, is Continue reading

C-DOT Suspends Road Projects for the Weekend

CDOTThe Colorado Department of Transportation has suspended construction projects across the state in anticipation of heavy traffic this Labor Day weekend. Heavier than normal weekend traffic is expected on Interstate Continue reading

One Dead, Auto vs Pedestrian Crash

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAOne man died in a single vehicle crash late Friday night. The names of those involved are being held pending identification and notification of their families.  The crash occurred on Colorado Highway 9 in Summit County. Evidence showed a 2002 Pontiac was traveling northbound on Highway 6 when the driver collided into a pedestrian. Continue reading

Summit County Teen Found Battered

summitReports say a bloodied teen stumbled out of the woods in Summit County Tuesday morning.  According to 9 News the boy was found by a sheriff’s deputy wandering a mountain road.  Authorities believe the 18-year old boy was attacked, and are now Continue reading

Flooding Cuts Off Summit County Town

FLOOD-WATER-300Flooding has cut off access to the small Summit County town of Montezuma.  The Snake River overflowed its banks where a culvert was jammed with debris on Tuesday, washing away part of the road leading to Continue reading