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US 24 east now open after being closed because of crash

By Chris Loveless, Digital Content Director , c.loveless@krdo.com
Published On: Sep 12 2013 05:56:25 PM CDT
Updated On: Sep 12 2013 07:21:39 PM CDT

SIMLA, Colo. -

Highway 24 is now open between Matheson and Simla.

US 24 was closed after a tanker rolled over in Simla, spilling fuel.

The accident was reported at 4:10 p.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2013.

A hazardous materials team was dispatched to the scene to clean up the fuel spill.

It's unknown how much fuel leaked from the 8,000 gallon tanker.

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