EB I-70 now open at Idaho Springs after semi catches fire
DENVER -- Travelers headed east on Interstate 70 faced long delays Thursday morning after a tractor trailer caught fire near the Twin Tunnels. CDOT reported the crash around 9:30 a.m. By 1:45 p.m. the highway was reopened. A tractor trailer carrying crushed cars rolled onto its side and caught fire, said Idaho Springs Police Chief Dave Wohlers.