Colorado Highway 13 continues to be closed north of Meeker, between Mile Point 43 and MP 84. The highway is closed due to the Streeter fire, which started at 8:30 a.m. this morning.
North and southbound traffic traveling to areas nearby are currently being detoured on Strawberry Creek Road, which is Rio Blanco County Road 7 to the south (off of CO 64, west of Meeker) and Moffat County Road 57 to the north (near Maybell). This road is paved.
Motorists north of the fire will need to take the following detours for other destinations:
- Rifle/Glenwood Springs: US 40 to CO 131 south, towards Silverthorne and I-70, then west on I-70.
- Grand Junction: US 40 to Dinosaur, then south on CO 64 until Rangley, then south on CO 139 to Loma, then east on I-70.