The eastbound lanes of Interstate 70 are shut at Silverthorne due to a wildfire burning simply southern of the interstate.
The fire is shedding in between the Eisenhower Passage as well as Silverthorne, according to the Colorado State Patrol. A detour gets on U.S. 6 over Loveland Pass.
I-70 CLOSED EB at Silverthorne (MP 205) because of brand-new wildfire simply southern of the interstate. The fire is near MP 209, which is in between the #EisenhowerTunnel as well as Silverthorne. ALT Course is HWY 6 over Loveland Pass@Summit_Fire @SummitSheriffCO pic.twitter.com/sOZiyrDv70
— CSP Eagle (@CSP_Eagle) June 11, 2021