Safety

Both the eastbound and westbound lanes are closed of the Ortega Highway, may be closed for 2 or 3 weeks for a sinkhole repair, the California Highway patrol said.

The closure began about midday Wednesday, the highway will be closed off between Grand Avenue in Lake Elsinore and Antonio Parkway east of San Juan Capistrano.

As of Wednesday evening, only residents who live along the Ortega will be allowed to travel on it during the time that it’s closed.

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January 25, 2017

BIKER ALERT: Ortega Highway Shut Down Due to Sinkhole

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CHP Guidelines For Lane Splitting

At the February 21, 2013 chapter meeting, our safety officer, Roger Allen, gave a quick overview of lane splitting and the safety issues surrounding it. As Roger said, it is best to say that lane splitting is allowed in California, as it isn’t explicit forbidden in the law. The CHP has given its […]