From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Oct. 19, 2017

Posted at 2:11 PM, Oct 19, 2017

This is the Denver7 breaking and developing news blog. Throughout the day, this story will be updated with both minor and large breaking news events that our readers care about. Check back as we continue to update this story. 

4:15 p.m.: The eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 near the Quebec exit were shut down just before rush hour Thursday evening near the scene of police activity and a smoldering squad car. More:

2:09 p.m.: Police in Thornton are seeking the public’s help identifying a disoriented woman found wandering around a neighborhood Thursday.

Police say the elderly woman was found near East 130th Avenue and Jasmine Street in northeast Thornton. 

The woman speaks an unknown Asian language and is unable to communicate with police. They are asking anyone who may be able to identify her to call 911.

2:07 p.m.: Crews are investigating a possible hazmat situation at a Boulder apartment complex. Hazmat crews were seen suiting up at the complex located at Marine and Arapahoe.