Mudslide Closes Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in Marin County Yet Again - NBC Bay Area
North Bay

North Bay

The latest news from around the North Bay

Mudslide Closes Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in Marin County Yet Again

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Sir Francis Drake Boulevard is closed at Baywood Canyon Road due to a mudslide, according to the Marin County Sheriff's Office.

    (Published Wednesday, March 8, 2017)

    Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near Fairfax will remain closed overnight and into the Thursday morning commute because of a mudslide, California Highway Patrol officials said Wednesday morning.

    The road closure at Baywood Canyon Road in the area of the White Hill Open Space Preserve was announced at 1:06 a.m. today.

    A mudslide closed the same area on Monday and on Feb. 21 and 23, according to the Marin County Department of Public Works.

    Standard-sized vehicles should use Lucas Valley Road and trucks and oversized vehicles should use Point Reyes Petaluma Road to Novato Boulevard, public works officials said.

    The Department of Public Works will post updates of the closure on Facebook and Twitter.

    Get the latest from NBC Bay Area anywhere, anytime
    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android