Big Rig Overturned on 101 Freeway in Downtown Los Angeles

Key News Editor

CHP, LAFD responded to an overturned big rig blocking Southbound 101 Freeway lanes early Monday morning.

Los Angeles: A big rig overturned Monday, Mar. 22, 2021, at approximately 2:00 a.m. on the Southbound 101 Freeway at the Alameda exit. California Highway Patrol responded along with the Los Angeles Fire Department to a big rig with a box trailer on its side blocking lanes. The driver of the truck was un-injured in the crash. CHP allowed traffic to pass in the #1 lane. The Alameda exit was closed as well while crews worked to upright the big rig. The Sig alert was in effect until approximately 6:00 a.m. per CHP estimations at time of incident.

Zak Holman Senior Photojournalist, Key News Network