California: Highway 1 temporarily reopens to two-way traffic in rock slide area
Caltrans plans to open a single lane for one-way traffic on Highway 1 in a rock slide area south of Big Sur that has shut the coastal roadway since Sunday. The highway at Partington Ridge Road will be passable at 8 a.m., noon and 4 p.m. Thursday, according to a Caltrans statement.
The 60-foot section of roadway is being cleared by a contractor. The road is closed south of Deetjen's Big Sur Inn at Mile Marker 42 and at Lucia (Mile Marker 23).