Commissioner Clark updates flooding status


The following status was reported by El Paso County Commissioner Sallie Clark shortly after 6 p.m., Wednesday, July 10:

-Eastbound Highway 24 opening at Cascade.

-Shoup Road reopened in BF – reports of water 30 inches deep during the storm.

-West Bound Highway 24 CDOT is still moving mud - should open soon.

-No flooding in Manitou Springs

-Colorado Department Of Transportation concrete wall above the Eagles Nest MMJ shop overtopped and erosion at base.

-Early estimates 2 dozen cars damaged or destroyed

-Event winding down

-So Far no reports of injuries..

-Camp Creek stayed in channel .. much less rain reported over Queens and into Douglas

-About 1.3 inches in Black Forest


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