Big Bear, Ca, December 03, 2010, 3:00pm – At approximately 11:03 today a vehicle ran into a pole on Big Bear Blvd between Nottinghams and the Big Bear Funplex. The pole has since fallen over into the road, and needs to be replaced. Crews are working on replacing the pole. However Big Bear Blvd will be closed between Pine Knot and Paine road until they can fix it. According to Cal Trans Public Information Officer Terry Kasinga there is not a set time for the closure to reopen. For the time being motorists should travel along Pine Knot and The Village Drive in the Village to get through town.
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