MONTEREY PARK, Calif. --Traffic is backed up for miles because a toppled semi-truck is blocking three lanes on the westbound 60 Freeway in the Monterey Park area.California Highway Patrol spokeswoman Krystal Carter says two lanes remain open as clean-up takes place. The truck was carrying milk but spillage was minor.
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The Atlantic onramp for the 60 Freeway is also closed.
Carter says the accident was reported at 5:57 a.m. and its cause is under investigation. The extent of injuries is unknown.