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Calling it a treacherous road at times in the winter, the city of Steamboat Springs has reduced the speed limit on this stretch of Hilltop Parkway to 30 miles per hour.

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City lowers speed limit on a stretch of Hilltop Parkway

The danger of Hilltop Parkway when it gets icy in the winter was apparent Dec. 26 when a Jeep Cherokee, traveling an estimated 30 to 35 miles per hour, slid off the road and hit a group of pedestrians who were walking the same direction as the Jeep.

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