California Department of Transportation District 11 & San Diego & Imperial Counties Caltrans Info Edge

District 11

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Contact: Construction Information Officer Antoinette Meier

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Northbound Simpson Way Closed Early Friday Morning

SAN DIEGO – Northbound Simpson Way in the City of Escondido will be closed to traffic early Friday morning from 2 a.m. – 10 a.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

This will replace the closure of northbound Simpson Way that was previously scheduled for Thursday morning. Motorists will be detoured to north on Industrial Avenue to east on Andreasen Avenue onto southbound Simpson Way. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists.

This closure is necessary for widening the I-15 bridge over Hale Avenue as part of the I-15 Express Lanes project. For more information on the I-15 Express Lanes project, please call the project information hotline at (866) 890-1397 or visit

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