Tag Archives: traffic

Roll-Over Closes Highway 40

Highway 40 was closed for a period of time Saturday after a single vehicle roll-over between Hayden and Milner. 32-year-old Amber Dun was driving when she lost control, resulting in her vehicle rolling, ending up on Continue reading

Wanted Craig Woman Arrested

A woman who had a warrant out for her arrest through the Craig Police Department was arrested last week. 25-year-old Kyra Workman was taken into custody Friday. Workman was wanted on a contempt charge concerning a Continue reading

Two Wanted By Craig Police

Warrants have been issued for two individuals wanted by Craig Police. 24-year-old Esteban Fowler is wanted for failing to appear on charges of false reporting and a registration Continue reading

How Did People Die Last Year On Colorado Roads?

The Colorado Department of Transportation has released preliminary crash data for 2017, which indicates traffic fatalities in the state have increased by 29% since 2014. There were 630 traffic fatalities across the state last year, up 4% from 2016 when 608 people died.  Despite the states seat belt law, the data indicates 16 percent of Coloradans do Continue reading

Nearly 20 Car Accidents In Routt County

Snowy and icy roads caused drivers significant issues over the weekend in Routt County. According to the incident logs from the Routt County Communications Department, Emergency Continue reading

Halloween DUI Enforcement Underway

In an effort to remove as many intoxicated drivers from the roads as possible, Halloween DUI enforcement is underway, with members of the Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement increasing patrols throughout the state. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 45 percent of Continue reading

UPDATE: Corson Arrested, Freyling Still Wanted

Craig Police issued warrants for two individuals who failed to appear in court for drug charges. 27-year-old Austin Corson was wanted for failure to appear on charges of Dangerous Drugs, Trespassing and various Continue reading

Craig Traffic Signal Replacement Complete

The Traffic Signal Replacement Project in Craig has been completed by the Colorado Department of Transportation. The project’s goal was to improve traffic flow and to increase the safety of the roadway for Continue reading

Be Patient In Eclipse Traffic

The Wyoming Highway Patrol has seen a substantial increase in traffic on Wyoming’s highways for the 2017 solar eclipse event, so drivers are being reminded that heavy traffic congestion should be expected in certain areas across the state.  All motorists should follow the law and slow down or move over for law enforcement and vehicles with flashing lights. There have also been several vehicle Continue reading

Chip Seal Project On Moffat County Road 57

The Moffat County Road Department will be conducting a chip seal project next week on Moffat County Road 57, also known as Price Creek Road. The project will start Wednesday and is expected to last for a week. The work will affect ten miles of Moffat County Road 57 starting at the Continue reading

Busy Travel Conditions For 4th Of July Weekend

A record number of Coloradans are expected to travel this Fourth of July weekend. According to AAA, 760,000 Coloradans will journey 50 miles or more from home this weekend, a 3% increase over last year. Experts attribute the increase to Colorado’s historically low unemployment Continue reading

Don’t Leave Kids In Hot Cars

With the increasing summer temperatures, it’s important to remember that children left in hot cars are at great risk of injury or death. According to numbers from the National Highway Traffic Administration, heat stroke is the leading cause of non crash vehicle deaths for children under the age Continue reading