Crash near Basalt delays traffic |

Crash near Basalt delays traffic

Aspen Times Staff

Traffic was diverted off the downvalley lanes of Highway 82 about 4:30 p.m. Friday following a multicar accident near Basalt. Initial reports indicated there were no serious injuries. According to the Basalt Police Department the Colorado State Patrol had one lane open about half an hour after the accident occurred, relieving congestion on the highway and side roads.

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