EDWARDS, Colo. (KKTV) - One of Colorado's busiest highways was shut down Thursday evening for a wildfire threatening structures.
Colorado State Patrol is reporting I-70 was shut down just before 6 p.m. in Edwards. The town is just west of Vail. Crews on scene were asking the public to avoid the area and keep roadways clear for first responders, including Highway 6.
At about 7:30 p.m. the westbound side of I-70 was back open as eastbound remained closed.
Details on how many homes were threatened were not immediately available.
This is a developing story and as more information becomes available this article will be updated.