Elk will close I-70 in Eagle County this afternoon
Eagle County, CO Colorado
EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado ” Elk will be moved from the median of Interstate 70 between Eagle and Gypusm in Eagle County, Colorado this afternoon.
The animals have been grazing in the median during the day and spending the night alongside the freeway near mile maker 145.
At 2 p.m., westbound traffic will have to exit the freeway in Eagle and eastbound traffic, in Gypsum, while the elk can be moved safely across the freeway and through openings in the fence alongside the road.