Gusty Winds Force High-Profile Vehicles Off Interstate 8

The California Highway Patrol was warning drivers of high-profile vehicles that gusty winds are making Interstate 8 hazardous as it traverses the mountains of East County Saturday.

A high wind warning was issued for the stretch of freeway between Alpine and Jacumba.

Drivers of trucks, RVs, and vehicles towing trailers were advised to consider delaying their trip over the mountains until winds die down, the CHP said.

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