California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Contact: Media Relations Officer Cathryne Bruce-Johnson

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Eastbound I-8 Connector to Northbound and Southbound SR-125 Closed Saturday Morning

SAN DIEGO – The eastbound Interstate 8 (I-8) connector to northbound and southbound State Route 125 (SR-125) will be closed Saturday morning from 3-8, according to Caltrans.  The closure is needed to repair minor cracks on the roadway.

Maintenance crews will post detour signs directing motorists to continue on eastbound I-8 and take the La Mesa Boulevard off-ramp, go right, continue on La Mesa Boulevard to Grossmont Boulevard, go left, and continue on Grossmont Boulevard to southbound or northbound SR-125.

Caltrans reminds motorists to drive alertly and to Slow for the Cone Zone.

For timely information about this and other highway closures, follow www.twitter.com/SDCaltrans – tweets weekdays 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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