The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close US Highway 58 near Mojave from Exit 165 to Exit 167 on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 through Tuesday, Sept. 25 from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. each day.
According to Florene Trainor of CalTrans, the road closure is related to the filming taking place in the area recently. Warner Bros. has been in the area shooting scenes for an unnamed feature film.
Unofficial sources report that the film is "Hangover III."
Motorists should expect up to 20 minute delays. A signed detour is in place and alternate routes should be taken whenever possible.
Detour information provided by CalTrans is as follows: Eastbound – Turn right heading southbound on Highway 14 to Randsburg Cutoff Rd. Turn left on Randsburg Cutoff Road to US Hwy 58.
Westbound – Take Exit 165 to Randsburg Cutoff Road to Highway 14. Turn right on Highway 14 to US Highway 58.
For the safety of Highway Workers and motorists, please be attentive to closures, slow for the cone zone, and move over one lane where possible.