North of Santa Clarita near Gorman – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announces that all northbound and all southbound lanes of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) near Gorman are closed due to a double-big rig accident with hazardous material spill.
A tanker containing hazardous materials burned and continues smoldering. Assessments are continuing to be made by Los Angeles County HAZMAT crews, Caltrans HAZMAT crews, Los Angeles County Fire Department, California Highway Patrol and the Los Angeles County Health Department.
All lanes of southbound I-5 are closed at the
Northbound motorists are being detoured off of the freeway at
Traveling to northern
Northbound I-5 to westbound 126 to northbound 101
Northbound 14 to westbound 58 to northbound 99
Traveling to southern
Southbound 101 to eastbound Route 126 to southbound I-5
Estimated duration of re-opening lanes is for southbound I-5 and for northbound I-5.