VAIL, Colo. - The westbound lanes of Interstate 70 at Vail reopened Friday night after beng closed due to numerous accidents.
The closure began just before 7 p.m. and lasted a little more than three hours.
Traffic cameras showed extended backups in the westbound lanes at 10 p.m.
Roads were icy and snowpacked along I-70 in the mountains, as snow continued to fall Friday night.
CDOT map with closure: http://ch7ne.ws/190Rwvo