Truck fire closes I-70 westbound |

Truck fire closes I-70 westbound

AVON — Crews were on scene on Interstate 70 westbound at mile marker 168 for a semi truck fire as of 1:09 p.m. Tuesday, according to Eagle River Fire Protection District.

The road was back open as of 1:39 p.m.

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Vail, Beaver Creek and Eagle Valley make the Vail Daily’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User