FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SACRAMENTO – Caltrans is alerting motorists about scheduled overnight emergency work on westbound U.S. Highway 50 that will close the connector to northbound and southbound Interstate 5 tonight into early Saturday morning.
Maintenance crews will be repairing and replacing attenuators damaged from a vehicle collision. A signed detour will redirect westbound U.S. Hwy 50 motorists trying to exit onto I-5.
RAMP CLOSURE SCHEDULE:
- From 10 p.m. Feb. 12 to 4 a.m. Feb. 13
- U.S. Hwy 50 continue westbound to South River Road or Jefferson Boulevard (Exit 3) to turn around back onto eastbound U.S. Hwy 50 for access to northbound or southbound I-5.
Weather or unexpected events may delay or prolong the work. Caltrans advises motorists to “Be Work Zone Alert.” The department will issue construction updates on Twitter @CaltransDist3 and on Facebook at CaltransDistrict3. For real-time traffic, click on Caltrans’ QuickMap or download the QuickMap app from the App Store or Google Play.
Continue to Practice Social Distancing and Keep Washing Your Hands.