Highway 178 through the canyon closed due to rock slides, pot holes from rain

Posted at 8:15 AM, Jan 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-01 14:48:40-05

UPDATE (11:48 a.m.): Highway 178 through the canyon has been reopened. 


Caltrans has closed Highway 178 at the mouth of the canyon because of rock slides and potholes. 

Officials said the rain yesterday caused the rock slides, so they closed the roadway for the safety of drivers. 

Officials said they hope to have the roadway reopened within the next few hours.