Rockslide Closes Highway 141 for Second Time

By: KKCO - Email
By: KKCO - Email

A rockslide closed Highway 141 Sunday, days after C-DOT crews finished clearing one in the same spot.

The rockslide happened at mile marker 78 near Naturita. That's the same location as another rockslide which occurred on September 27.

Authorities say no vehicles were damaged and no one was hurt in the incident.

State Highway 141 remains closed at this hour. C-DOT says it will have to bring in heavy equipment and blast large rocks out of the way before the road can be re-opened.

KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 10303687 -
Gray Television, Inc.