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Hinsdale County Emergency

  

Hinsdale County Sheriff Justin Casey's home on County Road 30 was hit by an avalanche in the early morning of March 12. Everyone who was involved has been located and evacuated. Injuries are being assessed and treated. 


March 13: Hinsdale County Undersheriff Chris Kambish issued two new mandatory evacuations Wednesday morning: For areas of County Road 30 (lake road) and properties requiring access off County Road 30, and County Road 20 (Henson Creek road) beyond the road closures. This decision is made based on deteriorating conditions and anticipated access issues.

Hinsdale County Search and Rescue and Sheriff’s Office are initiating an evacuation mission for five families in the area of County Road 30.


The family of Sheriff Justin Casey remain hospitalized for observation.
 

Click the link below to go to the County Webpage for more updates. 

Hinsdale County

Our Mission

  

The Hinsdale Sheriff’s Office strives to provide services for public safety to the residents and visitors in a way that displays the integrity of our character in how we conduct ourselves, both on and off duty. We are professional in our appearance and in how we interact with those we contact while accomplishing our duties. We are responsive to needs in a way that is compassionate and appropriate for the situations we are needed in.

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Information

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Current Road Conditions:

  Cinnamon Pass (CR. 30)......................……...…....….Closed

      Engineer Pass (C.R. 20).................…...…………...…...Closed    

  Deer Lakes Road (C.R. 50)........…...........……….....Closed

   Carson (C.R. 36)..…......………..…........……...……...……...Closed  

  Rito Honda (F.S. 513)...…...……...........….....…………...Closed

  Continental Reservoir (F.S. 513).........…...........Closed

Rio Grande Reservoir (F.S. 520)....………..….Closed

North Clear Creek (C.R 16/ F.S. 510)...........Closed

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Colorado State Current Road Conditions

  

Click on the photo to the right to go to the Colorado Department of Transportation's map showing state wide road conditions. 


http://www.cotrip.org/map.htm 

(or click on link)

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Mailing Address:

PO Box 127 

Lake City, CO 81235

Hinsdale County Sheriff

311 N. Henson, Lake City, CO 81235, US

(970) 944-2291

Emergency: Dial 911
 

Non-Emergency/Dispatch: 970-641-8200 


Fax: 970-944-2744