Small car takes big drop off Red Canyon Road

21st July, 2016 by

By RANDY ESSEX

For the second time in less than a year, a vehicle has fallen off a cliff along Red Canyon Road south of Glenwood Springs.At approximately 3:48 p.m. Thursday, rescue crews received a call from a passerby that a 2014 Chevy Sonic had fallen off the road. About one mile up the road from Colorado 82, the car took a 100-foot vertical plunge off of the one-lane road.Authorities were on the scene 13 minutes later.According to Glenwood Springs Fire Department Battalion Chief Harlan Nimmo, the driver was able to crawl back up to the road, and he was taken to the …

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