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Update: US 395 re-opens

Update at 9:24 pm: HIGH PROFILE PROHIBITION Cancelled HIGH WINDS ON U.S. HWY 395 have subsided BISHOP — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has cancelled the prohibition for high profile campers, trailers or permit loads to travel on U.S. Hwy 395 from Pearsonville to Bishop.   For the latest highway information please visit the […]

 
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Mule Days Parade – No chairs, etc. until the big day

Caltrans press release BISHOP—California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is again requiring the public to delay setting their lawn chairs along the parade route until the day of the parade. Chairs set out early may become a hazard, blow into the street, block access to businesses along the route and compromise safe passage for pedestrians on […]

 
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Two people, dog killed in crash off US 395

Tragedy on US 395 on Wednesday with two people from the Sacramento area and a dog suffering fatal injuries after a vehicle ran off the road. A news release from the CHP states that at approximately 6:40 AM March 27, Bridgeport CHP received a call regarding three pieces of wood in the southbound traffic lanes […]

 
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Winter Weather Advisory issued for Mono County

Press releases National Weather Service Reno has issued a Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 4:00 pm Monday, February 25 to 4:00am Thursday, February 28, 2019. Three-day total snow accumulations of up to 12 inches, except 2 to 4 feet above 7,000 feet is forecast. Winds gusting as high as 70 mph with gusts over […]

 
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Fire closes US 395 north of Bridgeport

From Caltrans FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                        UPDATE US-395 CLOSED FROM SR-108 TO COLEVILLE BRIDGEPORT — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) would like to inform the traveling public that US-395 has closed from the north end of the town of Bridgeport, to the south end of Coleville, and at the junction of US-395 and State […]

 
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Fatal accident: Vehicle plunges into Virginia Creek

Press release On Friday, Feb. 23, at approximately 7:15 am, a collision occurred on southbound US Highway 395, just south of Green Creek Road. A white 2006 GMC pickup was traveling south on US 395 at approximately 40 miles per hour, on the snow-covered-roadway,. As the GMC passed Green Creek Road, it rotated in a […]

 
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Big rig overturns off US 395 near Bodie

From Caltrans BIG RIG OVERTURNED- SOUTHBOUND U.S.395 ONE WAY TRAFFIC CONTROL, EXPECT DELAYS BISHOP — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) would like to notify the traveling public of an overturned big rig that ran through the guardrails and overturned on the hillside off U.S. 395, just South of State Route 270 (Bodie). One-way traffic […]

 
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Flooding on US 395 near Fort Independence

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office Water was reported this morning to be running across Hwy 395 near the Fort Independence Travel Plaza. Thank you to Caltrans District 9 for their quick response! We want to remind folks to slow down when there is water on the road, and to drive carefully and cautiously. To report flooding […]

 
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Update: US 395 reopened

Press releases Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has reopened US Highway 395 from Lee Vining to the Nevada State Line which was closed due to flooding.  Also reopened is State Route 182 (Sweetwater Road) which was closed to thru traffic due to a rockslide. Chain controls are in effect throughout Mono County.  […]

 
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