Mudslide near Redstone traps two | AspenTimes.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Mudslide near Redstone traps two

Aspen Times staff report
Aspen, CO Colorado

REDSTONE – A mudslide Saturday evening near Redstone trapped two people inside a vehicle, according to the Carbondale and Rural Fire Department. They were unhurt.

The slide occurred at about 6:45 p.m. on the north end of Redstone Boulevard. The slide was about 100 feet wide and 3 feet deep, according to the department.

A crew of nine from the fire department helped get the individuals, whose names were not released, from the vehicle.



No other damage was reported, but the north entrance to Redstone off Highway 133 (closest to Carbondale) is closed while Pitkin County Road and Bridge employees clean up the site. The closure is expected to last three or four days.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User