Caltrans News Release
December 22, 2017
Contact: Edward Cartagena
Caltrans (619) 688-6670
One Lane Closed on Westbound I-8 Near California/Arizona Border
EL CENTRO, Calif——Caltrans crews closed one lane of westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) between Harold C. Giss Parkway and Sidewinder Road to repair a bridge expansion joint over the Colorado River. The lane closure will begin in Yuma and cross over into California and will be in place through late January.
Motorists may experience delays. Signs have been placed in advance of the closure and motorists are asked to allow extra time while travelling through this area.
Realtime traffic information can be found at:
http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov/ - California
http://www.az511.gov/traffic/ - Arizona
Caltrans reminds motorists to slow down when driving through highway work zones. Motorists are reminded to watch for highway workers and moving construction equipment in the project area.
For project information, visit www.dot.ca.gov/d11/projects/update8/.
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