Westbound I-8 at Colorado River Viaduct Bridge Closed 24-Hours Beginning January 21, 2018
Caltrans has announced crews will close westbound Interstate 8 (I-8) from East 16th Street in Yuma, AZ to Winterhaven Drive in California for 24-hours beginning Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 3:00 a.m. The Howard C. Giss Parkway on-ramp to westbound I-8 will also be closed as crews complete repairs on the Colorado River Viaduct Bridge spanning Gateway Park in the City of Yuma.
Signs will be placed directing Yuma traffic on westbound I-8 to exit at East 16th Street / US 95 and travel west to northbound 4th Avenue / Business 8. Motorists will continue across the Colorado River to merge onto westbound I-8 on the California side.
Traffic on Harold C. Giss Parkway may use northbound 4th Avenue / Business 8 to merge onto westbound I-8.
Motorists are advised to allow for additional travel time in the area.