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