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Northbound lanes of Golden State Highway are now open following emergency roadway repairs

Golden State Ave Repairs, Bakersfield, July 22, 2021
Posted at 9:33 AM, Jul 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-22 14:10:37-04

BAKERSFIELD, CA — UPDATE: According to Caltrans, the northbound lanes of Golden State Highway are now open. The southbound lanes remain closed.

Golden State Highway was closed from Airport Drive to F Street in both directions Thursday morning for emergency roadway repairs, according to CalTrans.

The westbound lanes were expected to re-open around 9:30 a.m.



1:16 PM, Oct 04, 2018

There was no estimated time when the eastbound lanes would reopen, but they were expected to be closed through this afternoon, per officials.