California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Monday, Jan. 23, 2012

Contact: Public Information Officer Cathryne Bruce-Johnson

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Buckman Springs Rest Area Closed Wednesday

SAN DIEGO – The Buckman Springs Rest Area located on Interstate 8 east of Pine Valley will be closed this Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).

“Crews have to turn off the water in order to make upgrades to the water system,” said Caltrans spokesperson Cathryne Bruce-Johnson.  “The rest area will be reopened as soon as the upgrades are made and the water is flowing again.”

For timely information about this and other highway closures, follow @SDCaltrans on Twitter – tweets weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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