Rockslide on I-70 WB damages cars | VailDaily.com

Rockslide on I-70 WB damages cars

Both westbound lanes are currently blocked

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Interstate 70 westbound was closed Monday evening due to a rockslide at mile marker 171 near Vail. A driver and passengers very lucky in one of the cars hit by the falling rocks. No injuries were sustained. Photos courtesy of Colorado State Patrol.
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Interstate 70 westbound was closed Monday evening due to a rockslide at mile marker 171 near Vail. A driver and passengers very lucky in one of the cars hit by the falling rocks. No injuries were sustained. Photos courtesy of Colorado State Patrol.

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UPDATE:  The incident at westbound mile marker 171 is cleared. Please drive safely.

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There is a rockslide on Interstate 70 westbound at mile marker 171 near Minturn. Both westbound lanes are currently blocked. Expect delays and use caution in the area.