Northbound side of Highway 99 closed near Atwater due to ‘police activity’

May 8, 2014 

— “Police activity” has closed down the northbound side of Highway 99 at Atwater Boulevard, the California Highway Patrol said Thursday evening.

There were no details on what the police activity was, or how long the highway would be closed. Traffic was being diverted off at Atwater Boulevard, the CHP said.

The southbound side of the highway remained open.

The CHP urged drivers to use caution and to expect delays.

We’ll have more on this story as soon as it becomes available.

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