KUSA - It was a nightmare. That's how high country travelers described their Saturday morning drive.
Several accidents closed the Eisenhower tunnel, Vail Pass and the west and east bound lanes of I-70 at Silverthorne.
CDOT says they've implemented a new technique, called a wave escort, to try to prevent accidents.
But, as 9NEWS Reporter Meagan Fitzgerald reports in the video above, it didn't help as much as some people hoped.