One Of The Deadliest Snow Storms In Colorado History Happened In October 1997

Have you dug out from last week’s freak snowstorm? While Coloradans do not typically expect freezing cold and snow until after Halloween, it is not unheard of for it to come earlier in the season. In fact, if you are a longtime Colorado resident, you may remember one snowstorm that was not only early in the season but one of the deadliest in state history:

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For an even better look at this unforgettable blizzard, check out this video from 9NEWS:

Where were you during the 1997 blizzard? We would love to hear your memories in the comments. For even more incredible Centennial State storms, check out It’s Impossible To Forget The Year Colorado Saw Its Single Largest Snowfall Ever.

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