Multiple crashes, slick conditions across area

Posted at 5:48 AM, Jan 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-08 12:13:54-05

Drivers are dealing with slick and snow-packed conditions on roads and highways in the Denver metro area.

One of the latest crashes was in Northern Colorado, near Wellington.

On westbound Interstate 70, there was a multi-vehicle crash near Colfax.

There was a crash on southbound E-470, too:

The Colorado State Patrol in Castle Rock reported multiple crashes on Interstate 25 in the Castle Rock/Lone Tree area:

There were multiple crashes across the metro area:

The State Patrol warned about slick conditions on the Eastern Plains:

In the mountains, Berthoud Pass was closed at 7 a.m. for avalanche mitigation work. It reopened at 7:45 a.m.

In Boulder, the Sheriff's Office was getting reports of limited visibility:

Up north, near Greeley:

To the west, on Highway 285, early Friday morning:

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Follow Denver7 Traffic Reporter Jayson Luber for updates.