Update 5:20 p.m. CalTrans is reporting all ramps at the I-80/I-5 interchange are open after an overturned big rig closed down the roads this morning.
All ramps at I-80/I-5 interchange now open. Caltrans appreciates everyones patience as posts/guardrail were replaced after incident cleanup!— Caltrans District 3 (@CaltransDist3) April 5, 2016
11:44 a.m. An accident involving one overturned big rig caused both on ramps connecting I-5 and I-80 to be shut down.
The area is expected to remain closed for another two to three hours, according to Caltrans. Sacramento Fire Department advises drivers to find alternative routes.
On ramps from SB I-5 to EB I-80 and EB I-80 to NB I-5 are closed. Big rig on its side blocking both ramps. ETO 2-3 hours.— Caltrans District 3 (@CaltransDist3) April 4, 2016