Westbound I-70 reopened at New Castle after accident | PostIndependent.com

Westbound I-70 reopened at New Castle after accident

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UPDATE: I-70 westbound at New Castle has now been reopened, according to a Garfield County Emergency Alert update at 1:24 p.m. Friday.

The Colorado State Patrol closed westbound Interstate 70 near New Castle early Friday afternoon due to an accident.

According to a Garfield County Emergency Alert sent at 12:48 p.m., I-70 was closed at Exit 106. The eastbound lanes remained open.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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