BURBANK, Calif. (KABC) -- An overturned big rig shut down several lanes of the southbound 5 Freeway during the busy morning commute in Burbank.
The wreck occurred around 5:30 a.m. near Burbank Boulevard. The big rig, which ended up partially on top of a K-rail, was leaking milk.
Traffic appeared to be squeezing through a single lane as emergency personnel worked to clear the scene.
Southbound traffic was backed up for miles.
The cause of the crash was not immediately known.
Overturned big rig jams southbound 5 Freeway traffic in Burbank