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I-70 reopens between Silverthorne and Loveland Pass after crash involving a semi

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Posted at 4:38 PM, Jul 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-28 20:01:16-04

DENVER – Interstate 70 reopened between Silverthorne and Loveland Pass after a full closure due to a fiery crash late Wednesday afternoon.

The Colorado State Patrol in Golden tweeted a few details about the closure at around 4:17 p.m.

Officials said a semi tractor/trailer was burning on the westbound side of the highway three miles east of the Eisenhower Tunnel.

By 5:46 p.m., CSP reported that the fire was out and that the interstate would be reopening. The Colorado Department of Transportation confirmed shortly after the interstate was back open.

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