DENVER - The on ramp from southbound Interstate 25 to westbound Interstate 70 has reopened after emergency repairs.
The Colorado Department of Transportation closed the bridge at 12:30 p.m. and reopened just before 5:30 p.m.
"We have bridge joint damage that we need to fix immediately to protect the traveling public," CDOT spokeswoman Amy Ford said in an emailed press release. "Unfortunately, the extent of the damage requires that we completely close the on-ramp."
Ford said the damage was discovered through routine inspection