Multiple vehicles have reportedly been buried by an avalanche on Highway 91 in Colorado near Copper Mountain.
Officials have not given any word on injuries or the exact number of cars that were buried. Crews are responding to the scene.
A timetable for reopening the area had not been provided, but people are advised that the area will likely be closed for a lengthy amount of time.
#Breaking: Multiple vehicles buried in the avalanche on Hwy 91 near Copper Mountain.
No word on injuries.
No estimated time for reopening, but plan on a lengthy closure, per @ColoradoDOT. pic.twitter.com/zs8ndoSrXA
— CBSDenver (@CBSDenver) March 7, 2019