SR-111 Closed On East Side Of Salton Sea For Four Days in Early December

EL CENTRO – A portion of State Route 111 (SR-111) on the east side of the Salton Sea will be closed for four days in early December as highway workers replace an aged bridge and upgrade a drainage system, according to Caltrans.

SR-111 will be closed between the communities of Niland in the south to Mecca in the north on Friday, Dec. 7 at 7 a.m. through Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 7 a.m.  Traffic will be detoured north and south on the west side of the Salton Sea along SR-86.  Motorists will need to allow extra time for the detour.