A storm system will begin to impact Southern Colorado by late this morning. Mountain locations will simply see snow, but lower elevations will see rain eventually change to snow by later this afternoon. Locations higher in elevation will see the heaviest snow, due to colder temperatures. So then, Teller County, far northwest El Paso County, and the Wet & Sangre de Cristo Mountains will likely see several inches of wet snow. The major cities will see far less snow and the storm will exit toward early Saturday morning.
Three people were detained after a high-speed chase on I-25 Monday evening.
The pursuit started near Fountain when state troopers tried to stop a car that had been reported stolen. The driver sped away, first northbound on I-25, then off the interstate, and back on to the freeway.
The chase didn't last long--the vehicle had only gone a few miles on the interstate before a flat tire sidelined it. The driver pulled over in Widefield, and three occupants were detained.
Troopers say the tire must have already been low, since no stop-sticks were used in the chase. Stop-sticks are used to puncture the tires of a fleeing vehicle.
Troopers are continuing their investigation into the chase.
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