Westbound I-70 reopens at Vail Pass after accident closure

VAIL, Colo. - Westbound Interstate 70 has reopened over Vail Pass.

The Colorado Department of Transportation closed the highway at 10:26 a.m. Tuesday because of a crash at mile marker 190. The highway reopened around 1 p.m.

7NEWS viewer Jeff Francis said he saw nearly a dozen tow trucks go past him to the crash scene near the rest area.

Get the latest road closure information on CDOT's website: www.cotrip.org/home