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

District 11

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Contact: Media Information Officer Cathryne Bruce-Johnson

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Westbound I-8 Connector to SB I-5 Closed Saturday Morning

SAN DIEGO – The westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) connector to southbound Interstate 5 (I-5) will be closed for roadway work on Saturday morning from 3-9, according to Caltrans.

Detour signs will be posted directing motorists to continue on westbound I-8 to northbound I-5; take the SeaWorld Drive exit and go left, continue on SeaWorld Drive to the southbound I-5 onramp.

Motorists are reminded to slow down and safely move over a lane when Caltrans or other emergency vehicles are displaying flashing amber lights. It’s the law!

For timely information about this and other highway closures, follow – tweets weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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