Cement truck rollover closes I-70 at Federal

Posted at 2:39 PM, Aug 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-16 16:39:06-04

DENVER - Westbound Interstate 70 traffic in Denver came to a standstill Tuesday afternoon following a rollover crash involving a cement truck.

The Colorado Department of Transportation tweeted around 12:30 p.m. that the westbound lanes of I-70 near the Federal Boulevard exit was closed. There is no estimated time of when it will reopen. No serious injuries were reported.

Viewer-submitted photos shows the cement mixing truck completely on its side where the interstate curves in that area. CDOT cameras show traffic backed up for several miles.

Denver police are diverting traffic onto Federal Boulevard.


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