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Overturned Big Rig Temporarily Closes All Lanes Of SB 405 Freeway In Long Beach

LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — An overturned big rig that spilled fuel caused all lanes of the southbound 405 Freeway to be temporarily shut near Bellflower Boulevard in Long Beach, according to Caltrans.

Traffic was being diverted off at Palo Verde Avenue.

By 11:28 a.m., the lanes had been reopened and the spill was been cleaned up, according to California Highway Patrol Officer Ramon Kendricks.

(© Copyright 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. City News Service contributed to this report.)

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