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Crash causes closure of 2 SB I-5 lanes near Vista Del Lago

Posted at 5:05 AM, May 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-23 12:29:58-04

UPDATE (9:30 a.m.): Caltrans says all lanes are now open. 

UPDATE (5:38 a.m.): Caltrans says a big rig carrying 41,000 pounds of cooking oil hit a parked big rig this morning. Two right lanes of Southbound I-5 are expected to be closed until about 9 a.m.


Two lanes of Southbound Interstate 5 have been closed on Grapevine due to a crash Wednesday morning. 

According to the California Highway Patrol, a crash led to the closure of the two right lanes of SB I-5 just south of Highway 138 near Vista Del Lago Road. 

The CHP is reporting that at least one person was injured. The extent of injuries are not known.

It's not known how long lanes will be closed.