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Huge Boulders Tumble Onto Highway

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)- A rock slide caused some big traffic delays west of Steamboat Springs on Thursday.

The rock slide happened before noon just outside of Milner, located about 10 miles west of Steamboat Springs.

Milner Rockslide 1 (CREDIT Matt Stenslund-Steamboat Pilot)
(credit: Matt Stenslund-Steamboat Pilot)

That slide brought traffic down to one lane on U.S. Highway 40.

Milner Rockslide 2 (CREDIT Matt Stenslund-Steamboat Pilot)
(credit: Matt Stenslund-Steamboat Pilot)

What caused the rock slide is being investigated.

No one was injured.

Milner Rockslide 4 (from CSP-Craig tweet)
(credit: Colorado State Patrol)
Milner Rockslide 3 (from CSP-Craig tweet)
(credit: Colorado State Patrol)

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