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CalTrans: Northbound I-5 re-opens following Saddleridge Fire

Saddleridge Fire Scorches 4000 Acres In LA County, Thousands Evacuated
Posted at 6:51 PM, Oct 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-11 21:51:54-04

CalTrans District 7 has announced that Northbound Interstate 5 is now open. The Saddleridge Fire led to the closure of numerous roads and highways in the area.

Southbound I-5 was re-opened earlier in the day.

Several roads remain closed. Drivers should check their route prior to travelling in the area.