UPDATE: NB lanes of I-5 at SR-166 are now open.
UPDATE:— CHP Fort Tejon (@CHPFortTejon) December 10, 2019
I-5 NORTHBOUND AT SR-166 NOW HAS ALL LANES OPEN.
Multiple incidents have caused delays on both Northbound Interstate 5 and Northbound 99 on Tuesday morning.
According to Caltrans, a big rig crash on Northbound I-5 near Highway 166 has led to the closure of all northbound lanes. Traffic is being diverted to the shoulder.
Kern County/Grapevine: FULL CLOSURE of Northbound Interstate 5 due to big rig accident at 166 junction. Please use Northbound 99 to Westbound 166 for detour. pic.twitter.com/wsf1n7gBHr— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) December 10, 2019
Kern County/Grapevine: FULL CLOSURE of Northbound 99 due to emergency repairs and FULL CLOSURE of Northbound Interstate 5 due to big rig accident near 166. Northbound 99 to reopen soon. pic.twitter.com/aG85URYqJ1— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) December 10, 2019
Caltrans also tweeted that emergency repairs have caused the closure of lanes at the Northbound 99 and I-5 split. Traffic is being diverted to the 99. Only one lane is open.