Rain sinks road project

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City work crews assess the damage caused by a minor sinkhole Wednesday.


Crews with the city of Grand Junction worked this morning to repair damage to a construction project near North Avenue and 1st Street. Traffic is shut closed north of North Avenue in both directions, but engineers are hoping to open the stretch of road to limited traffic by the evening rush tonight.

Man injured in dump-truck crash

A Grand Junction man is in critical condition at a Denver hospital after the dump truck he was driving — with its dump inexplicably raised up while traveling — slammed into an overpass near Dotsero last night.


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