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Highway 24 near Vail re-opened Wednesday following avalanche

Posted at 3:03 PM, Mar 15, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-15 19:46:30-04

EAGLE RIVER, CO — Highway 24 is closed Wednesday afternoon following an avalanche near Vail.

According to the Colorado Department of Transportation, Hwy 24 is closed between Eagle River and FS Rd. 762.

Colorado State Patrol responded to the scene. At this time, CSP says there is no ETA as to when Highway 24 will re-open.

This is a developing story, and News5 is working to learn more.

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