Expect Traffic Leaving Coachella Festival To Slow Inland Freeways Today

Apr 16, 2018

This photo - taken around 4:30am Monday - shows traffic on the westbound I-10 headed from the Coachella festival through the Coachella Valley toward the IE already getting thicker than usual. Westbound 10 traffic will be stop and go in the Coachella Valley and heavier than usual through the IE until later this afternoon.
Credit Ken Vincent for KVCR

The usual traffic jam is expected on the westbound I-10 from Indio through the Coachella Valley into the Inland Empire from this morning through this afternoon, as tens of thousands of vehicles leave the grounds of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival today.  More from KVCR's Ken Vincent.