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Is Interstate 76 in Colorado Open?

Last Updated: 22nd May, 2020

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DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation has reopened Interstate 70 through Colorado's Eastern Plains as well as all of Interstate 76. Interstate 76 was closed most of the day from Lochbuie to Sterling, making travel to and from Nebraska generally impossible.

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Similarly one may ask, is I 76 in Colorado closed?

DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation has reopened Interstate 70 through Colorado's Eastern Plains as well as all of Interstate 76. Interstate 76 was closed most of the day from Lochbuie to Sterling, making travel to and from Nebraska generally impossible.

Additionally, is i 70 reopened? I-70 will be open again by 6 p.m., after rockfall closed lanes in both directions for much of Friday, according to CDOT. CDOT spokesman Matt Inzeo said they anticipated it'd be another few hours before westbound lanes reopened. "This closure is a tough one," he said.

People also ask, is Interstate 70 still closed in Colorado?

There is no estimated time of reopening, CDOT said Interstate 70 was closed in both directions east of Denver to Kansas because of adverse weather conditions Saturday, the Colorado Department of Transportation announced Saturday afternoon. At 2:30 a.m. Sunday, CDOT reopened the highway.

Why is I 76 closed at Pecos?

-- Interstate 76 is closed in both directions in southwestern Adams County due to police activity. The closure area is between Federal Boulevard and North Pecos Street. Eastbound traffic is being diverted at Federal; westbound traffic is being diverted at Pecos.

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