California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Monday, Oct. 8, 2012

Contact: Media Information Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Eastbound I-8 Closed Tonight El Cajon to Alpine

SAN DIEGO – California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) crews will close eastbound Interstate 8 (I-8) from Dunbar Lane/Harbison Canyon Road in El Cajon to Tavern Road in Alpine beginning tonight at 11 until 5 Tuesday morning.

The closure is needed for a California Highway Patrol traffic investigation.

Motorists traveling on eastbound I-8 will be detoured onto Old Highway 80/Alpine Boulevard at Dunbar Lane/Harbison Canyon Road and back onto I-8 at Tavern Road.

For timely information about closures and incidents on state highways in San Diego and Imperial counties follow SDCaltrans on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/SDCaltrans -- tweets Monday - Friday, 8a.m. to 5p.m.

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