Interstate 80 closed due to downed powerlines |

Interstate 80 closed due to downed powerlines

TRUCKEE, Calif. and#8212; The Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is alerting motorists that Interstate 80 is closed in both directions due to downed powerlines at Rainbow.

Eastbound traffic is being turned at Drum/Whitmore. Westbound traffic is being turned at Overland Trail in Truckee. There is no estimated time of reopening I-80.

Caltrans urges motorist to use caution in the area. Visit for the most up-to-date information on this closure.

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