I5 North in Orange County
I5 in Orange County is 12 lanes wide north of Camino Capistrano.
The carpool lane is in the center divider and has many entrances and
It has direct access to most of the freeways that intersect it, through
their carpool lane. It is wild driving this carpool lane. It zig zags through some of the
large interchanges and its generally protected by a center divider.
is one carpool lane in each direction for the most part, but in some
there are two.
JCT Highway 1. This is the start of Highway 1. This is from
This is I5 North of Highway 1 in September 2001. This is the start of the morning
This is I5 North at JCT 73. Highway 73 wasn't even a dotted line on a map until
the 1990s. Toll freeway signs are blue in Orange County.
This is I5 North at I405 in September 2001. Note how the carpool lanes do not have
to mix with regular traffic.
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