Southeast Bakersfield

Expect lane closures next week on Hwy 58

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Drivers should expect lane closures at night next week on Highway 58 between Highway 99 and Cottonwood Road.

Thomas Roads Improvement Program said work on the Hwy. 58 Gap Closure Project will be done 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Dec. 15-19.

The contractor plans to re-stripe the roadway in preparation of constructing new travel lanes, TRIP said.

Lane closures will alternate, but one lane is expected to stay open at any given time.