The Curry Coastal Pilot

U.S. Highway 101 south of Crescent City will be entirely closed to traffic for most ofthis Sunday, starting at9 a.m., while Caltrans removes unstable slide material.

"A full highway closure will be necessary for safety, and to help reopen the highway more quickly," according to a Caltrans statement. "The full highway closure will be in place during the first phase of the operation beginning ... and may last until5 p.m.with no available detour."

The full 101 closure, from just south of Hamilton Road to 0.6 miles south of the Mill Creek Campground entrance, is expected to become a one-way traffic controlled sectionSundayafternoon or evening once the first phase of the operation is complete.

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