Carmageddon: 405 Freeway Will Reopen Today, Caltrans Official Says

Carmageddon: 405 Freeway will reopen today, Caltrans official says

Officials said they expect to reopen the 405 Freeway on Sunday, easing the "Carmageddon" shutdown several hours ahead of schedule.

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