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More 134 Freeway Closures Through the Weekend as Repair Work Continues After Fiery Crash
Portions of the 134 Freeway, as well as on- and off-ramps and the connector road to the Golden State (5) Freeway will be closed through the weekend (again!) as crews work to repair the remaining damage from that fiery April 7 tanker truck crash.
The significant lane closures are scheduled to begin late at night with the freeway re-opening early the following morning.
Caltrans has a complete list of scheduled closures for the 134:
This weekend's work will have the crews installing metal beam guard rails, pressure-washing and sand-blasting fire-charred sections of the bridge columns, installing new vegetation and irrigation systems, and removing k-rails along the freeway shoulder, explains City News Service.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.