Update: As of 5PM CDOT has opened I-70 westbound. Please drive carefully.
At approximately 4PM, an accident occurred around the New Castle off ramp on I-70 Westbound.
Shortly after CDOT closed the left lane between New Castle and Silt.
At 4:15 CDOT closed I-70 westbound completely at New Castle.
The current detour is Highway 6.
Expect delays and slow traffic on I-70 and Highway 6.
There is no estimated time for the interstate to be reopened.