Sea World Drive freeway ramp to close for 57 hours starting Sunday

road closed detour sign
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Drivers planning on reaching SeaWorld, Pacific Beach or Mission Beach might need to revise their travel plans from Interstate 5 for several days.

Caltrans announced on Friday that it is closing the northbound I-5 off-ramp to Sea World Drive from 3 a.m. Sunday to noon Tuesday for guardrail repair.

For those 57 hours, northbound I-5 drivers will need to exit at Clairemont Drive, then turn left to southbound I-5 to reach Sea World Drive, according to the press release.

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