A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 9pm Wednesday. Heavy rain is possible throughout the day, and this combined with already saturated soils could lead to further flash flood problems both near and away from all area burn scars. Stay with 11 News throughout the day for weather updates.
Highway 50 is reopened east of Las Animas after a two-vehicle accident Friday morning.
The accident happened at 6:15 a.m. at mile marker 410, and shut down the highway for more than hour.
State Patrol says a woman driving a Ford Explorer drifted onto the eastbound side of the highway and collided with a semi-truck. The woman sustained minor injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital. The semi-truck driver was not hurt.
The woman was charged with careless driving.
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