SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY, Calif. - A suspicious device discovered on the Waterloo Road overpass prompted officials to close the overpass, as well as portions of Highways 99 and 88 in San Joaquin County Thursday morning.
According CalTrans reports, State Route 88 was closed at the junction of Hwy. 99.
The southbound connector of Highway 99 to eastbound Highway 88 was also closed to traffic.
Spokesman Les Garcia of the San Joaquin Sheriff's Dept., said a robot was brought to the scene, but was unable to detonate the device.
The device was subsequently rendered safe, and all roadways were reopened by 11:20 a.m.