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Multiple school districts closed due to weather

Many schools and roads closed due to snow and ice
Posted at 4:10 AM, Feb 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-21 12:12:03-05

UPDATE (9:12 a.m.): The Caliente Union, Mojave Unified, El Tejon Unified, Peak to Peak Mountain Charter, Kernville Union, South Fork Union, Tehachapi Unified and Kern Valley High School districts are closed Thursday due to weather.


Weather has led to the delays and closures of some schools in Kern County on Thursday.

According to the Kern County Superintendent of Schools, Tehachapi Unified School District, Kern Valley High School, South Fork Union School District & Kernville Union School District are closed for the day.

El Tejon Unified School District, Caliente Unified School District, Peak to Peak Mountain Charter and Mojave Unified School District are on a two-hour delay due to snow and/or ice.

As of 5:10 a.m. Thursday the CHP shut down both directions of Hwy 58 over the Tehachapi Pass due to several crashes reported between Hart Flat and Hwy 202.