EB I-70 reopens at Wadsworth after 30 minute closure for police situation

Posted at 8:00 AM, Aug 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-08 10:27:37-04

Eastbound Interstate 70 reopened at Wadsworth Monday morning at about 8:20 a.m.

The highway, and the ramp from southbound Wadsworth to I-70, were closed for about 30 minutes.

Police said a suicidal party on a bridge caused the closure. Officials said that person was getting assistance.

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