Colorado State Patrol

What is an Accident Alert?

Feb 8, 2020
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Colorado State Patrol’s Accident Alert system allows state and local law enforcement to respond to priority situations at peak times. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh explains.

A tougher set of winter traction rules passed by state lawmakers this year didn’t stop some drivers from getting stuck and snarling traffic on Interstate 70 for several hours Wednesday and Thursday.

Colorado State Patrol

Updated at 10:00 PM Tuesday - The Colorado Department of Transportation
has reopened Interstate 70 through Glenwood Canyon in both directions. Two eastbound lanes are open, and one westbound lane.