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UPDATE: Northbound Highway 101 reopens in Gaviota area after rockslide

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Posted at 12:12 PM, Dec 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-27 22:25:12-05

UPDATE (2:36 p.m.) - All northbound lanes of Highway 101 are now open through Gaviota.

UPDATE (12:56 p.m.) - The number 2 lane of the highway is now open to traffic. The fast lane remains closed.

(12:12 p.m.) - The northbound lanes of Highway 101 just south of Highway 1 in the Gaviota area were closed Monday due to a rock slide.

It happened at around 11:15 a.m.

According to the California Highway Patrol, several large boulders were reported to be in the roadway.

The southbound lanes of traffic remained open.

This is a developing story and will be updated with new information as it becomes available.