Colorado 82 over Independence Move has reopened with restricted entry and alternating visitors, based on the Colorado Division of Transportation.
Eastbound and westbound visitors on both aspect of the go will expertise alternating visitors movement managed by flagging personnel, CDOT mentioned in a information launch.
The go closed this week due to the Grizzly Creek hearth and security considerations over heavy visitors volumes as Colorado 82 turned an alternate route.
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“The mixture of heavy visitors, slender width of the freeway in a number of areas and automobile size restrictions are creating unsafe journey situations on Independence Move,” CDOT mentioned.
Solely passenger automobiles, similar to automobiles, SUVs and vans, are allowed. The go stays closed to business motor automobiles (CMVs), camper trailers, leisure or comparable automobiles. Campers and leisure automobiles are urged to hunt an alternate southern route.
Drivers utilizing the go ought to anticipate gradual speeds, prolonged journey occasions and potential delays of as much as two hours, CDOT mentioned.
Vacationers ought to keep away from utilizing county or forest roads as alternate routes, as a result of street situations is probably not favorable. The newest official street situations and closures might be discovered on on-line at www.cotrip.org.