UPDATE 4/6/18 1:53 p.m.: All traffic lanes have reopened on Highway 99 after a gravel spill Friday.
UPDATE: All lanes are open and clear on southbound SR-99, although residual traffic does remain.— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) April 6, 2018
A gravel spill on Highway 99 between Traver and Kingsburg has closed all lanes and impacted traffic for southbound drivers.
The closure started at Merritt Drive.
Caltrans is working to clear the highway.
Crews are working quickly to remove the spilled gravel and reopen Southbound SR-99 at Merritt Drive in Traver. Traffic is backed up for 5 miles. pic.twitter.com/JwSAtrs5Sa— Caltrans District 6 (@CaltransDist6) April 6, 2018
No other information was immediately available.