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Eastbound lanes of I-70 between Silverthorne and Eisenhower Tunnel reopened after crash, CDOT says

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Posted at 12:54 PM, Oct 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-12 15:24:23-04

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.

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