Section of 5 Freeway between Fort Tejon north of Gorman and Parker Road in the Castaic area expected to remain closed until Friday evening following flash flooding, says California Highway Patrol - @NBCLA
Castaic, California (also spelled Castec, or Kashtiq), is a rural unincorporated community located in the northern part of Los Angeles County, California. Many thousands of motorists pass through Castaic daily as they drive to or from Los Angeles on Interstate 5. Castaic Lake is part of the California Water Project and is the site of a hydro-electric power plant. Castaic is located approximately 40 miles (64 km) northwest of the downtown Los Angeles Civic Center and about 10 miles (16 km) north of the city of Santa Clarita, California.