Traffic has returned to normal at the Eisenhower Tunnel after a power failure knocked out ventilation fans in both bores, forcing intermittent shutdowns to let exhaust fumes clear out.
Colorado Department of Transportation spokeswoman Mindy Crane says a lightning strike apparently damaged some electrical equipment at the tunnel.
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