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SR 119 between Ashe Rd, Gosford Rd now open after traffic collision

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Posted at 10:27 AM, Apr 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-25 18:31:39-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — UPDATE ( April 25th at 2:48)

CHP says SR-119 is now open in both directions after a reported traffic collision temporarily shut it down.

Earlier in the day, officials tweeted that a hit and run crash and vehicle versus pole collision caused the highway between Ashe Road and Gosford Road to close.

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According to Caltrans Central Valley District 6 a part of State Route 119 is temporarily closed due to a traffic collision.

Caltrans says the traffic collision has shutdown SR 119 between Ashe Road and Gosford Road.

CHP is on the scene and a detour is in place.

The roadways are not expected to be open until 11 a.m.