BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — (UPDATE March 23, 2018 6:54 p.m.) CHP confirms all lanes are back open.
One child is in critical condition after multiple crashes involving 50 cars occurred on the Grapevine.
According to CHP, shortly before 3 p.m. there were an estimated four to five separate crashes in the area of southbound I-5 just south of Frazier Mountain Park Road with 50 cars involved. CHP says a low-hanging cloud in the area caused low visibility in the area.
CHP says one child is in critical condition.
According to Caltrans, the southbound I-5 lane is open, however the 3 left lanes are closed until 9 p.m.
SB I-5 right lane open - 3 left lanes CLOSED until 9pm for accident clean-up. https://t.co/ZT8DOvdEJN— Caltrans District 7 (@CaltransDist7) March 24, 2019
This is a developing story. We will update you as more information becomes available.