Colorado replaces 420 mile marker with 419.99

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Colorado replaces 420 mile marker with 419.99

January 14, 2014 Updated Jan 14, 2014 at 6:09 PM CDT

The state of Colorado hopes a little creativity goes a long way to deter theft of a road sign.

The Colorado Department of Transportation had the bright idea to swap the sign for mile marker 419.99. It is designed to keep people from stealing it. Find out more about this story by watching the video below.