Date: February 11, 2014
District: 4 - Oakland
Contact: Vince Jacala
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Westbound Interstate-80 to Northbound I-505
Connector Ramp Closed Due to Overturned Big Rig
Expect Delays in Vacaville Area
SOLANO COUNTY – The westbound Interstate-80 connector ramp to northbound I-505 in Vacaville remains closed as of 9:40 a.m. due to an overturned big rig.
Caltrans crews are working to unload and upright the big rig. As of 9:40 a.m, the estimated time of reopening could be several hours.
Caltrans has activated its overhead message signs in the area alerting motorists. Drivers are advised to expect delays and if possible take alternate routes.
Alternate route from westbound I-80 to northbound I-505
As a detour, motorists are advised to exit westbound I-80 at Leisure Town Road, then take Vaca Valley Parkway, then enter northbound I-505.
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