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Is Cajon Pass open now?

Is Cajon Pass open now?

CAJON PASS (CBSLA) — Forward progress of the ‘Railroad Fire’ in the Cajon Pass has been stopped and the blaze is currently at 30% containment, as of 9:30 p.m. Northbound and Southbound lanes are now open.

Is there a fire in Cajon Pass?

A brush fire erupted Sunday afternoon in the Cajon Pass, prompting the closure of the 15 Freeway in both directions, officials said. The forward progress of the so-called Railroad Fire was stopped after it burned about 25 acres, officials said. No injuries or structural damage were immediately reported.

Why is it called the Cajon Pass?

The name, Cajon Pass The word Cajon is Spanish for “Box” or “drawer” (cajón). The pass had been used during thousands of years by the Native American people who lived in the area. In 1772 Pedro Farges, a Spanish officer marched from San Diego to Monterey and became the first European to cross Cajon Pass.

Where is the Cajon Pass?

southern California
Cajon Pass is a mountain pass in southern California dividing the San Gabriel and San Bernardino mountains. Cajon Summit is located on Interstate 15 approximately 11 miles south of Victorville, CA….

Pass Name: Cajon Pass
Summit Conditions: Large brake check area for southbound trucks

Why is the Cajon Pass so bad?

The area is known for high wind, turbulence and fog. Cajon Pass is notorious for high winds. It has been known to cause high-profile vehicles such semi-trucks to lose control or tip over. The road is steep, hitting a 15% of maximum gradient through some of the ramps.

Where was the accident in the Cajon Pass?

CAJON PASS, Calif. ( — A motorcyclist was critically injured in a crash on the northbound I-15 freeway in the Cajon Pass. It happened at about… CAJON PASS, Calif. ( — Two suspects involved in a pursuit that originated in Victorville were arrested after the car caught fire in the Cajon Pass…

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Is the I 15 freeway in Barstow closed?

BARSTOW, Calif. ( — A fatal traffic investigation on the northbound I-15 freeway in Barstow has brought traffic to a… HESPERIA, Calif. ( — The I-15 freeway reopened after a jumper stopped traffic and was safely talked down from the Main Street overpass.

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