California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Slow For The Cone Zone

Monday, Oct. 3, 2011

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Northbound I-5 and I-805 Closed at the Merge

SAN DIEGO – All northbound Interstate 5 and 805 at the merge is being detoured to the State Route 56 (SR-56) bypass lanes due to police activity, according to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). All traffic is being detoured to eastbound SR-56. Motorists should avoid the area if possible.

At this time it is not know how long the freeways will be closed.

If you see a Caltrans or other emergency vehicle on the side of the highway with its flashing light, move over if safe to do so, or slow down. It's the law!


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