Thursday, March 6, 2014

Angeles Crest Highway Remains Closed For Repair

From Caltrans District 8 (Riverside and San Bernardino Counties):

Snow covered SR-2, east of Islip Saddle.  Courtesy of District 8

Angeles Crest Highway (SR-2) between Vincent’s Gap and Islip Saddle west of Wrightwood in San Bernardino County remains closed after last week’s storm. The weather event caused avalanches, fallen rocks and trees, and mud flow down the slopes onto the road surface. The guard rails sustained minor damage and crews will need to clear large rocks, some as big as vehicles, and snow off the ten-mile stretch of highway. MORE...