Caltrans has announced they will close the two left-turn lanes on the southbound off-ramp from US 101 at West Laurel Drive in Salinas until 5 pm Thursday.
This is being done to repair traffic signals following a traffic accident.
In addition, The US 101 Overcrossing at West Laurel Drive will be closed to Eastbound traffic Thursday afternoon beginning at 2 pm.
Motorists will detour onto southbound US 101 to North Main Street. Detour signs will be in place.
Officials say these lane closures will continue until no later than 5 pm.