Date: November 1, 2013
District: 4 -
Contact: Gidget Navarro
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
All Eastbound Lanes Closed in the Caldecott Tunnel
Alameda County- Caltrans closed all Eastbound Lanes on Highway 24 in the Caldecott Tunnel at 10:00am this morning due to a vehicle fire. Caltrans crews have switched the center bore to the eastbound direction as a detour. Traffic is flowing with the assistance of CHP (California Highway Patrol). Fire trucks and a tow truck as well as Caltrans crews are on the scene.
8 Changeable Message Signs have been activated to assist motorist traveling through the area.
Motorists are advised to expect delays and to use alternate routes.
Please be alert for workers and “Slow for the Cone Zone.”