Part of the famous California highway collapsed into the ocean
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02.04.2024 USA Биг-Сур   8
Part of the famous California highway collapsed into the ocean

Part of the road on the coast of Big Sur in California collapsed into the ocean over the weekend after part rocks collapsed in what officials call a "slip."

A portion of Highway 1 remained closed, according to a Sunday evening report from Caltrans District 5.

All parks of Big Sur in the affected area are closed "until further notice," according to a release issued by the California Department of Parks and Recreation.

Essential travelers in the area will be ushered through the closed area, according to the Monterey County Sheriff's Office. in the column. The column will remain in place for the "next several days" as crews work to repair and stabilize the roadway.

NWS San Francisco Bay Area reports the slide on the road occurred around 4 p.m. local time on Saturday.

Parks that will be closed include Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, Andrew Molera State Park, Limekiln State Park, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and State Park, according to California State Parks. Point Sur Historic Park.

Those who made camping reservations will receive a refund.


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