The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will start emergency culvert repairs on State Route 243(SR-243)in Idyllwild this week. SR-243 will be closed in both directions northwest of Lake Fulmor starting Friday, December 7at 9 a.m. and is anticipated to reopen mid-morning Friday, December 14.
This will be a 24 hour a day operation. Traffic will not be allowed to cross. Please be advised that traffic will be turned around, so plan to use an alternate route.
For up -to-date information on traffic conditions, please go to http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov.
DETOUR: SR-74 to Hemet or SR-74 to Palm Desert
Friday, Dec. 7 to Friday Dec. 14, 24 hours a day Culvert Repairs