Colorado State Patrol What is an Accident Alert? By Amy Hadden Marsh • Feb 8, 2020 istock Listen Listening... / 1:38 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. Colorado's New Traction Law Isn't Sticking For Some Drivers — Yet By Scott Franz • Oct 25, 2019 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. Update: Crews Partially Reopen I-70 in Glenwood Canyon By Mark Duggan • Feb 5, 2019 Colorado State Patrol Updated at 10:00 PM Tuesday - The Colorado Department of Transportationhas reopened Interstate 70 through Glenwood Canyon in both directions. Two eastbound lanes are open, and one westbound lane.