Photo: Paving Independence Pass |

Photo: Paving Independence Pass

A Colorado Department of Transportation pilot vehicle escorts traffic down Independence Pass on Tuesday, while road paving operations take place. Ten- to 15-minute delays can be expected through Thursday afternoon, near mile marker 60 just below the summit of the pass.
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