KERN COUNTY, Calif. — UPDATE on 11/28/2019 at 9:40 p.m.
Caltrans said all southbound lanes on I-5 through the Grapevine have reopened. CHP is starting to escort traffic on northbound lanes on I-5.
UPDATE on 11/28/2019 at 8:40 p.m.
Caltrans said all northbound lanes on I-5 at Lake Hughes Road and southbound lanes on I-5 at the Grapevine are currently closed. Officials said it is fully closed for an unknown duration.
I-5 UPDATE 11/28 @ 8:20 PM:— Caltrans District 7 (@CaltransDist7) November 29, 2019
I-5 is now FULLY CLOSED for an unknown duration. NB 5: all lanes closed at Lake Hughes Rd and SB 5 all lanes closed at Grapevine. Below is the suggested alternate route. Current road conditions can be found at https://t.co/cxZ0jVPIRf pic.twitter.com/A6V5rLLwqd
UPDATE on 11/28/2019 at 1:41 p.m.
The California Highway Patrol tweeted that crews are escorting southbound traffic through the Grapevine.
Caltrans added that Southbound I-5 is now open and CHP is escorting traffic over the pass.
GRAPEVINE, Update: Southbound I-5 is now open and CHP is escorting traffic over the pass. Please continue to exercise caution in adverse weather conditions. https://t.co/hF0hPvNPv7— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) November 28, 2019
Both directions of the I-5 over the Grapevine are shut down this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol - Fort Tejon.
The Grapevine is closed due to heavy snow. Take US-101 as an alternate route.— CHP Fort Tejon (@CHPFortTejon) November 28, 2019
Grapevine closure locations:— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) November 28, 2019
- Northbound I-5 is closed at Lake Hughes Road in Castaic
- Southbound I-5 is closed at Grapevine Road
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