California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Contact: Media Information Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

SR-78 Closed As Workers Replace Utility Pole, Power Lines

SAN DIEGO – State Route 78 will remain closed in the vicinity of 3rd Street to Magnolia Road until this evening at about 8 as crews work to replace a utility pole and power lines damaged in a traffic collision earlier today.

Detour signs are in place directing motorists around the closure using Old Julian Highway.  Motorists are urged to avoid the area if possible or seek alternative routes to their destinations.

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