California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009

Contact: Media Relations Officer Edward Cartagena Phone: (619) 688-6670

Interstate 5 Lane Closures to Take Place Wednesday Night

SAN DIEGO Three of the four southbound lanes of Interstate 5 will be closed Wednesday beginning at 9 p.m. and reopening by 5 a.m. Thursday.  Lanes will be closed from the Truck Scales to Las Pulgas Road, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). 

The closure is needed to accommodate two oversize loads. 

Motorists can expect delays of up to a half hour.

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