The eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 entering Metro Denver are closed due to a severe accident near Golden, and the eastbound lanes of C-470 are also closed due to safety concerns related to the accident.
The I 70 interchange at Highway 470 has multiple ramp closures due to an accident investigation. Expect the closings to continue into the morning. Find alternate routes to avoid the area. EB I 70 closed to Morrison. WB I 70 closed at ramp to 470 eastbound. EB Hwy six near 470 eastbound. pic.twitter.com/K3Ky69IiR3
— Colorado State Patrol (@CSP_News) June 1, 2023
The Colorado State Patrol said the closures are expected to last “until morning.”
#I70 Eastbound: Road closed due to accident between exit 259 – Morrison Road and exit 260 – C-470. https://t.co/6yuuCI9VPh
— Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) (@ColoradoDOT) June 1, 2023
Eastbound Interstate 70 is closed between the Morrison Road and C-470 exits, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation. The crash was first reported around 2am
Eastbound C-470 is closed just before the US 6 interchange.
The westbound exit ramp from Interstate 70 to C-470 is also closed for safety reasons.
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