I-70 in Glenwood Canyon now fully open after semi crash
UPDATE 9 p.m.: Both eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon are now open, following a wreck in which a semi-tractor trailer reportedly went off the elevated westbound lanes onto the eastbound deck Tuesday afternoon, according to Colorado Department of Transportation.
The wreck initially closed I-70 between Glenwood Springs and Dotsero completely. The bike path through the canyon was also closed.
The wreck occurred just west of the Hanging Lake Tunnels a little before 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. According to Colorado State Patrol Trooper Josh Lewis, the driver of the truck received minor injuries. There were no other vehicles involved.
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