DENVER – The eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 were closed between Silverthorne and the Eisenhower Tunnel for about 45 minutes due to a crash early Tuesday afternoon, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation.
The crash was reported just after 12:30 p.m. by CDOT, which said the crash happened east of the tunnel.
The highway was closed between Exit 205 – CO 9 and US 6 in Silverthorne and Exit 126 – US 6 at Loveland Pass (Eisenhower Tunnel).
CDOT warned drivers in the area to expect delays. The highway reopened by about 1:15 p.m., according to CDOT.
LIVE TRAFFIC MAP: Check out the current conditions if you're heading toward the mountains