California Department of Transportation District 11 & San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Monday, Aug. 26, 2013

Contact: Public Information Officer Hayden Manning

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Flash Flooding Leads to Closures/One-Way Traffic Control on SR-78 in San Diego and Imperial Counties

SAN DIEGO – One-way traffic control is in effect on State Route 78 (SR-78) between Split Mountain Road in Ocotillo Wells in San Diego County and State Route 86 in Imperial County due to flash flooding.  The highway is subject to complete closure dependent upon conditions.  

Vehicles will be escorted through the area only when safe to do so.  Travelers are advised to avoid the area and to use alternate routes or make alternate plans. 

Slow and Move Over a lane if safe to do so when highway workers are present with amber lights flashing.  It’s the Law!

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