GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. (KJCT)- Deputies from the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office along with other law enforcement officers and first responders from various agencies responded to an Officer involved shooting around 2:00 PM today.
The shooting occurred along the I-70 corridor between mile marker 105 and 109.
Interstate 70 has been closed in this area. Traffic is being diverted to Highway 6 & 24 immediately north of Interstate 70 from between Interstate exits 105 and 109. The public is asked to stay clear of this area if possible.
The Ninth Judicial District has activated a Critical Incident Team to investigate the incident.