(Las Animas, CO) -- Highway 50 is closed both directions while clean up happens on a rollover crash involving a semi Friday morning. Colorado State Patrol, Bent County Sheriff's deputies, Fire and Emergency Management responded to the accident. A Colorado News Your Way follower called us to report the truck appears to be carrying gravel or rock. It's unknown right now when the CSP will release more information.
Friday is a Red Flag fire alert day in Bent County with gusty winds expected throughout the day.
If you need to get to La Junta, you can access Highway 194 which runs parallel to Highway 50 and that will take you to North La Junta which will take you to La Junta.