Ouray Police Department advises back country explorers to be aware of surroundings after Jeep accident

Courtesy of the Ouray Police Department

OURAY, Colo. (KJCT)- Most 4x4 mountain passes that were closed during the winter have begun reopening, and the Ouray Police Department wants to remind folks to be safe and to be aware of your surroundings while exploring.

On Sunday, a Jeep Rubicon went over the edge on Engineer Pass after the ground gave way underneath it.

The single occupant of the Jeep was uninjured.