Crash causing traffic delays near the Grapevine

Posted at 9:18 PM, Apr 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-09 16:04:40-04

UPDATE (April 8, 8:16 a.m.): The California Highway Patrol in Fort Tejon tweeted that a crash Friday night is still impacting traffic on northbound I-5 north of highway 99.

PG&E are on scene and working on restoring power. We have power outages reported on Laval Rd, Grapevine Rd. And in Lebec.


California Highway Patrol is reporting that an accident near the Interstate 5 and Highway 99 split is causing a traffic delay.

The CHP Fort Tejon posting on their Facebook page:

"Lanes blocked!!! The two right lanes are closed on northbound SR-99 north of the I-5 interchange. We had a vehicle collide into a power pole which resulted in a fire. Please slow in the area and expect delays."

CHP is also reporting that power is currently out at the Outlets At Fort Tejon and at a nearby Denny's restaurant.