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Man cited for careless driving for crash on Hesperus Hill

By Mary Shinn Herald Staff Writer The driver of an SUV was cited for careless driving after a multiple vehicle crash Monday morning on Hesperus Hill. The driver of a 2005 GMC turned from Colorado...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

One killed in crash on Wolf Creek Pass

Wolf Creek Pass was closed Monday evening for a five-vehicle crash that included one death, according to the Colorado State Patrol. A 36-foot-long motor home struck four other vehicles, including...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aztec woman injured in rollover crash west of Durango

A 33-year-old Aztec woman was seriously injured in a rollover crash on U.S. Highway 160 near Mancos Hill on Monday night. According to Colorado State Patrol Cpl. James Proctor, Misty Gordon was...

DATE: July 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sewer line repairs on U.S. Highway 550/160 expected to extend to the weekend

A sewer line that broke Friday near Santa Rita Park is expected to cause traffic delays at least until this weekend. The city of Durango issued a news release Monday morning that said utilities...

DATE: July 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

19-year-old man dies in motorcycle crash

A 19-year-old man from Fruita died in a motorcycle crash Saturday on U.S. Highway 160 west of Durango, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The crash occurred about 7 p.m. near Durango West II...

DATE: June 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

U.S. Highway 160 at Gem Village reopens after crash

U.S. Highway 160 at Gem Village was temporarily closed Thursday morning after a two-vehicle crash. A Colorado State Patrol spokesman said the crash closed the highway between Durango and Bayfield...

DATE: May 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Truck driver dies on Wolf Creek Pass

A 30-year-old truck driver from Florida died last weekend after plunging more than 125 feet off Wolf Creek Pass on U.S. Highway 160. Colorado State Patrol Capt. Adrian Driscoll said the truck, a...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

CDOT plans to break ground next year on interchange project

Work to connect the Bridge to Nowhere with U.S. Highway 550 could start in 2019, state highway officials say. The $99.6 million realignment of the highway will eliminate Farmington Hill, a steep...

DATE: May 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Village at Wolf Creek’ developers dealt a blow in long battle

The U.S. Forest Service has decided not to appeal a federal judge’s ruling to nix the controversial Village at Wolf Creek – a significant win for opponents of the proposed development and a...

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

No injuries in three-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 160

No one was injured in a three-vehicle crash reported around 1:30 p.m. Saturday near Hesperus on U.S. Highway 160, according to the Colorado State Patrol. Cpl. Ivan Alvarado from the Denver dispatch...

DATE: April 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Road work starts Monday, lasts all summer, east of Pagosa Springs

Colorado Department of Transportation and contractor A&S Construction Services will start a four-month pavement resurfacing project Monday on a 14.3-mile section of U.S. Highway 160, from mile...

DATE: April 25, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango man killed after being hit by vehicle

A Durango man was fatally struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning on U.S. Highway 160 near the intersection of County Road 225A. Capt. Adrian Driscoll of the Colorado State Patrol identified the...

DATE: April 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

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