Vail Pass open in both directions
Vail, CO Colorado
VAIL, Colorado ” Vail Pass reopened in both directions Friday afternoon after crashes, blizzard had closed freeway for nearly 24 hours.
All other stretches of I-70 between Vail and Denver are open, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation’s Web site.
Highway 24 to Leadville as well as Highway 91 ” Fremont Pass ” are open.
Motorists and truckers stranded Thursday night stayed in emergency shelters in Vail.
Vail Mountain reported 12 inches of new snow Friday morning, with Beaver Creek claiming 8.