Saturday traffic updates: Eastbound I-70 reopens at Vail and Silverthorne | SummitDaily.com

Saturday traffic updates: Eastbound I-70 reopens at Vail and Silverthorne

7:34 p.m. Eastbound I-70 has reopened at east Vail.

6:46 p.m. The eastbound lanes of I-70 have reopened at Silverthorne, according to CDOT.

6:36 p.m. Westbound I-70 has reopened at the tunnel.

5:28 p.m. Westbound I-70 is closed at the tunnel.

4:55 p.m. Eastbound I-70 is closed at Silverthorne because of a crash.

2:17 p.m. Passenger vehicles are required to have chains on Colorado Highway 9 from Hoosier Pass to Blue River.

1:34 p.m. The eastbound lanes of I-70 are closed at east Vail because of multiple spun-out vehicles. The closure is expected to be “lengthy” according to CDOT.

1:10 p.m. I-70 has reopened over Vail Pass following avalanche mitigation.

11:23 a.m. I-70 over Vail Pass is now closed in both directions for avalanche mitigation.

10:30 a.m. Expect 20-30 minute delays on I-70 at Vail Pass for avalanche reduction work.

8:50 a.m. The eastbound lanes of I-70 have reopened at Silverthorne.

Original story:

DILLON — It’s another day of snowy, icy roads and ongoing closures. This morning, the eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 are closed at Silverthorne because of a crash. The westbound lanes of I-70 have reopened at Vail Pass. Loveland Pass remains closed because of road conditions.

For more information, check cotrip.org or sign up for Colorado Department of Transportation alerts at codot.gov/topcontent/travel-alerts-system/for-general-public.


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