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

District 11

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Emergency Closure on the southbound I-5 to eastbound I-8 ramp and the Rosecrans Street off-ramp

SAN DIEGO – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will be closing the southbound Interstate 5 connecter ramps to eastbound I-8 and Rosecrans Street tonight at 10:30.  Both ramps will re-open at 5 Friday morning.

The closures are needed for emergency construction work.  Changeable message signs will be in place in advance of the closures. Motorists needed to access the Midway/Sports Arena area should exit Sea World Drive and go right to south West Mission Bay/Midway.  

For additional information, please contact the Caltrans Public Information Office at (619) 688-6670 or visit

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