A massive traffic jam unfolded in the East Bay Sunday as both east and westbound I-80 closed in Richmond due to police activity. As of 2 p.m., about two hours after the incident began, CHP announced all lanes are reopening.
"As of 1:42 PM, CHP reports that there is a severe traffic alert and police department activity on westbound I-80 at Central Ave in Richmond," 511 posted on its critical traffic alerts. "...Motorists are advised to expect delays and to use alternate routes to avoid the area. There is no estimated time to reopen the roadway."