Monday, October 10, 2011

710 Freeway Closure Extended

LOS ANGELES – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has extended the temporary closure of the northbound Long Beach Freeway (I-710) from Bell to Downey due to a construction operation that took longer than expected.

A full-freeway closure that has been in place since 11:59 Friday and was scheduled to end on Monday at 5 a.m. has been extended to 5 a.m. Tuesday. Currently, three northbound lanes and two southbound lanes are open to traffic. This is expected to be reversed for the afternoon commute. More...