Highway closure is extended to May 23

This photo from Caltrans shows the extensive damage along Highway 49 North.More damage than expected has resulted in the extended closure of Highway 49 North from Bear Valley Road in Bear Valley to Coulterville.
Caltrans officials announced last week the road closure will now last through Thursday, May 23 at 7 p.m. It was originally thought the closure would end on May 10.
All businesses along the route from Mariposa through Bear Valley are accessible, officials stressed.
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