Home » World

Drivers film huge avalanche engulfing highway in Colorado

05 March, 2019, 11:20 | Author: Taylor George
  • Motorist on I-70 in Colorado captures an avalanche coming down with smartphone camera

No-one was reported injured as the huge snowstorm surged across the road in Ten Mile Canyon near Breckenridge.

On Sunday, another avalanche dumped snow across a section of Interstate 70, a highway that connects the Denver area to ski resorts, between Frisco and Copper Mountain.

Colorado State Patrol Trooper Tim Schaefer told The Denver Post there were no injuries, and no cars buried as a result of the avalanche. Plz share and be safe out there! A handful of drivers in Colorado can confirm as much after an avalanche barreled across a roadway this weekend and instantly delivered a complete whiteout.

On Sunday afternoon, drivers were making their way through a Colorado mountain pass when it was suddenly engulfed by an avalanche. He says it was "exciting, but pretty nerve wracking".

Jacob Easton recorded it on video.

The Sunday Edition: President Donald Trump Tweetstorm
Jim Jordan, the top Republican on the House Oversight Committee, Cohen's allegations are a distraction from a convicted liar with "zero credibility".

Colin Rafferty was with his daughter when an avalanche struck, CBS4 reported.

"First it was just a big cloud coming down the mountain, then it just turned totally white".

The spokesperson said it was a naturally occurring avalanche, not a controlled slide. It shows snow covering a pickup ahead of his vehicle before the snow sweeps down to his vehicle, completely covering the windshield.

The Colorado Avalanche Information Centre says the slide danger likely peaked yesterday but says the danger is still considered high today.



India 99 for 4, Kohli to Shastri: "This is good"
Australia captain Aaron Finch said his team should have put up a bigger score and stressed on taking regular wickets. I think our quicks looked most effective when they were banging it in, with that came few plays and misses.

Missing Girls in Humboldt County California
A fire captain and firefighter found the girls by following their bootprints, The Associated Press reported . She went looking for them with neighbors and friends before calling the sheriff's office three hours later.

Chelsea's Sarri praises recalled Kepa as keeper shines
I feel the same as before, but happier because the results are positive. And the pressure is a lot higher there than here.

India, Pakistan exchange heavy border fire
Cross-border shelling in the past few days has killed seven people on the Pakistani side and four on the Indian side of Kashmir. The United States is "seeking information" on whether Pakistan used U.S. -built F-16 jets to down an Indian warplane, the U.S.

Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas Are Close, See Images
S.O.S.! The Jonas Brothers are officially back together, and they made their comeback with an ode to the women in their lives. It was a couple years of rebuilding our family, and in our mind it seemed impossible for us to do this ever again.

Ramos Gets Two-Game European Ban For 'Deliberate Booking'
He will now also miss the first leg of the quarterfinals if Madrid advances from the round of 16. The two-match suspension includes the automatic one-match suspension for the repeated cautions.

Should New York City just give up on Amazon?
New York Democrat Governor Andrew Cuomo is aggressively working to bring Amazon back to New York after democratic socialist Rep. Cuomo blames a group of lawmakers for breaking up the deal and said, "The New York State Senate has done tremendous damage".

President Trump says he'll issue order protecting campus free speech
Special counsel Robert Mueller and his team are expected to finish their investigation and issue a report in the coming weeks. Williams said if Trump kept defending them, they would keep defending him. "I would like to watch television, darling".

Canada seen approving extradition hearing against Huawei executive
President Trump at one point suggested that the United States could cut a deal with China to secure Meng's release. Huawei and the affiliates lied to United States authorities and obstructed the investigation, court documents say.

Stocks Surge on US Decision to Postpone China Tariff Hike
Hills, chairman and CEO of Hills & Company, International Consultants, a Washington-based advisory firm on trade and investment. ENERGY: U.S. crude oil gained 2 cents to $55.50 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.