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Garfield County Road 300 closed near Parachute

The recent winter storms, which brought a mix of heavy snow to the high country and steady rain to the lower elevations, is affecting travel on state and local roads throughout the Western Slope.

In Garfield County, officials have closed County Road 300 near Parachute due to a washout at mile marker 5.

This story will be updated as more information is available.