Traffic in South Orange County is going to be even worse than usual over the next three weeks, as significant lane closures are scheduled for weekdays on southbound Interstate 5 at San Juan Capistrano, starting Monday.
Commuters and area residents who use the 5 Freeway to travel south to San Diego might be facing some headaches — from a noisy Caltrans pile-driving operation and the resulting traffic — in southern Orange County over the next three weeks.
A major containment area has been set up, officials said.
Drivers will need to find an alternate route north of Burbank Airport late Monday night as CalTrans continues work on the northbound carpool lane into the early hours of Tuesday.
A crash involving a van and a pickup truck Monday prompted the closure of the southbound Golden State (5) freeway so a medical helicopter could land at the scene.
Los Angeles County firefighters were able to keep a brush fire along the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Santa Clarita to an acre Wednesday, authorities said.
A major change is coming to the car pool lanes in Orange County.
A two-pound kitten was rescued Wednesday morning after she somehow ended up on a busy San Clemente freeway during rush-hour traffic.
A 12-hour blockage on the northbound Santa Ana (5) Freeway lanes ended early Friday when authorities and workers managed to raise and remove a toppled 110-ton crane.
Authorities say a crane accident has prompted the partial closure of a major thoroughfare in San Clemente.
A big rig carrying molasses was involved in a multi-vehicle accident Wednesday morning causing major delays on the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway.
A fundraiser was being held Wednesday to help a family pay for a funeral for a teenage girl killed in a fiery crash in Orange County.
The five friends, all aged between 14 and 15, were coming from from an evening at Knott’s Scary Farm.
An early morning crash that killed five Orange County teens and seriously injured a sixth has left young friends with memories and parent with nightmares.
The Golden State (5) Freeway in Santa Fe Springs will be shut down at intervals over the weekend as part of a project to add lanes to the roadway and reconfigure the Alondra Boulevard bridge.