(UPDATE) Highway 299 Completely Shut Down Near Big French Creek Road Due to Slide

UPDATE, 8:10 p.m.:

Highway 299 has been reopened to one-way traffic control.

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All lanes of Highway 299 have been closed near Big French Creek Road in Trinity County so crews can clean up a rock slide in the area.

According to the California Highway Patrol incident report, the slide was first reported at 4:08 p.m. and now Caltrans is actively removing debris from the roadway.

There is no estimated time for when the road will be reopened.


4:08 p.m.
[6] 1039 DIST 1 CT
4:21 p.m.
[8] PER STATE PARKS WILL TAKE HEAVY EQUIPMENT AND POSS A HARD CLOSURE
4:23 p.m.
[9] 1039 CALTRANS——UNITS ALREADY ENRT
4:27 p.m.
[12] 1039 TRINITY SO
4:28 p.m.
[14] 1039 90-S1
4:53 p.m.
[17] B90-019 97 MIN OF A FEW HOURS // WILL ADV BETTER TIME FRAME ASAP AND TURN ON THE SIG ALERT SIGNS AND UPDATE THE ON CALL
5:04 p.m.
[23] 1039 HMCC
6:01 p.m.
[28] 16-74 ADVS 16-S2 BOTH LANES BLOCKED
6:02 p.m.
[29] 1039 HUM CC W/ ALL INFO // THEY ADVS'D THEY WILL CONTACT 16-S2 AT THE SUB
6:15 p.m.
[36] 1039 90-13
6:30 p.m.
[41] 1039 ALL TO CT
6:33 p.m.
[42] B16-074 16-74 CALTRANS CANNOT HEAR DISPATCH// APRROX 1 HR FOR ONELANE TO OPEN AND AFTER THAT ONE HOUR DELAYS TO PASS THROUGH
6:37 p.m.
[44] 1039 90-S1 UPDATE
7:13 p.m.
[45] B90-019 CALTRANS HAS ONE LANE TRFC CONTROL
7:15 p.m.
[48] B90-019 STAY ON SCENE AND WORK THE CLOSURE
10:51 p.m.
[52] [Notification] [CHP]-90-G RDWY CLR / BOTH LANES OPEN

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