10:45 AM Friday Aug 21 UPDATE:

UPDATE: Fireworks to Blame for Grass Fire That Closed I-25 Near Cheyenne
SEE PICTURES: Motorist Captures Intense Video of Thursday's 'Highway To Hell' on I-25


 

3:11 P.M. UPDATE:

Interstate 25 has reopened to all traffic in both directions.


2:56 P.M. UPDATE:

Interstate 25 has reopened to northbound traffic, but the right lane is blocked from milepost 2 to milepost 7.


2:40 P.M. UPDATE:

Interstate 25 has reopened to southbound traffic, but the northbound lanes remain closed.


ORIGINAL STORY:

A fire has forced the Wyoming Department of Transportation to close Interstate 25 between Cheyenne and the Colorado state line.

Northbound traffic is being diverted at exit 2 to U.S. 85 north, and southbound traffic is being diverted at exit 7, Clear Creek Parkway, to exit 4, High Plains Parkway.

There is no estimated time for the interstate to reopen.

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