I70 and other closures due to weather

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Interstate 70 west of Denver is backed up with ski traffic on Jan. 18. Coloradans make this powder pilgrimage every weekend, and traffic has gotten worse.

Updated at 12:27 am

The Eastbound lanes of I-70 were closed Sunday evening at the Eisenhower Tunnel due to safety concerns and weather.

Throughout the state, snow pack and ice caused delays and accidents Sunday.

The northbound lanes of I-25 shutdown in the Denver-metro area, between Exits 203 and 208, Sunday evening due to a crash.

The northbound lanes of I-225 shutdown for an hour just south of Mississippi Avenue in Aurora due to a 15-car accident. Aurora Police say five people were sent to the hospital with minor injuries.

Snow is expected to continue into the night along the Front Range.