I70 WB Closed from Burlington to Limon for multiple accidents due to blowing dirt.

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Flooding has caused I70 to close eastbound lanes between exit 9 and 12. All interstate traffic has been diverted to HWY. 24.  We plan extra patrols in that area to control the extra traffic. Lane closure is expected to last up to 7 days. Please plan your travel plans accordingly.


The Sherman County Sheriff’s Office offer their deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers for the family and friends of the victim of a single car accident early this morning.   On September 3, 2013 at 12:56 am, Sherman County Sheriff and Deputies were dispatched to a single vehicle rollover on Highway 24 approximately 3/10 of a mile east of Road 14.  The driver was transported to Goodland Regional Medical Center by ambulance where the driver was pronounced deceased.  The evidence indicates the vehicle was traveling east bound on Highway 24, lost control, and rolled several times.   Out of respect for the family, we are not releasing the name.


Sheriff' Deputy's were dispatched today to a one vehicle roll over at County Rd 15 and 74. Two injured teenagers were transported by NWKS EMS to Goodland Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries

Acting on a tip from the victim Sherman County Deputy's have recovered a stolen 4-wheeler and a dump trailer believed to be stolen from the Colby area. Also recovered was another suspected stolen 4-wheeler, the suspect is currently in custody on unrelated charges. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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