The eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 on Vail Pass were shut down Thursday night after multiple traffic crashes, the Colorado State Patrol said.
I-70 Eastbound is closed for Vail Pass due to multiple crashes at multiple locations. Crews are getting on scene accessing. Estimated time of 2-3 hours for opening. pic.twitter.com/CQSqGGK9Oa
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There were crashes in multiple locations, the State Patrol said. There were no immediate reports of injuries.
Emergency response crews are on scene assessing the incidents and damage. The highway is expected to reopen in 2 to 3 hours.