Caltrans News Release
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016
Contact: Caltrans Public Relations Officer Edward Cartagena, (619) 688-6670
Emergency Closures on Eastbound I-8
SAN DIEGO –– A large sinkhole on the right shoulder on eastbound Interstate 8 (I-8) between Waring Road and College Avenue required an emergency closure of three lanes. The closures will remain in effect for an undetermined period of time. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and to seek alternate routes.
Drivers are reminded to Be Work Zone Alert and to Move Over a lane when safe to do so, or slow when highway workers are present with amber lights flashing.
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