CDOT: Planned closure of Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon on Tuesday night

Colorado Department of Transportation

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is implementing a full eastbound night closure of Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon on Tuesday, Jan. 18 from 11:55 p.m. to Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 6 a.m. The closure is from Exit 116 (Glenwood Springs) to Exit 133 (Dotsero). The official closure point for eastbound motorists is Exit 87 (West Rifle) to put vehicles on State Highway 13 as the identified alternate route. Eastbound motorists seeking to access Glenwood Springs or the Roaring Fork Valley may continue eastbound on I-70. Westbound lanes will remain open. This closure is necessary to place a crane on I-70 next to the Colorado River at milepost 124.4.

CDOT: Planned closure of Interstate 70 in Glenwood Canyon on Tuesday night