Date: January 22, 2014
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Eastbound Interstate-580-Near North Flynn Road
Just east of Livermore
#3 and #4 Lanes Closed Due to Oil Spill
ALAMEDA COUNTY – Caltrans crews are working to clean-up an oil spill on eastbound Interstate 580 near North Flynn Road just east of Livermore. Due to the spill, the #3 and #4 lanes on eastbound I-580 near North Flynn remain closed as of 5 p.m. Crews estimate reopening at approximately 7:30 p.m.
Approximately 200 gallons of motor oil from a big rig spilled.
Caltrans has activated its changeable message signs in the area alerting motorists.
Drivers are advised to expect delays and if possible take alternate routes.
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