Caltrans News Release
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Contact: Caltrans Public Information Officer Cathryne Bruce-Johnson, (619) 688-6670
Westbound Interstate 8 Connector to Northbound Interstate 15 Closed Nights
SAN DIEGO –– Crews will close the westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) connector to northbound Interstate 15 (I-15) from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for three consecutive nights beginning tonight, according to Caltrans. The work is part of roadway improvements on the I-15.
Detour signs will be placed directing westbound I-8 motorists to continue to northbound Interstate I-805, to northbound State Route 163 to northbound I-15.
The closures are scheduled at night during lower traffic volumes to minimize impacts to travelers.
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Motorists 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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