An overturned crane shut down several lanes on 210 Freeway in La Cañada Flintridge on Saturday.
The incident occurred around 4:22 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol. The crane was blocking lanes 1-4, according to an officer with the CHP's Traffic Management Center. One lane remained open, the officer said.
No injuries were reported, according to the CHP.
Authorities were waiting for a different crane to come and help, the CHP said, and it was a possible oil spill cleanup.
The California Highway Patrol issued a SigAlert, shutting down lanes 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the eastbound 210 Freeway at Berkshire Avenue. Delays were initially expected to be about 20 minutes long, backed up to Highway 2.
Traffic was backed up related to the incident.
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Around 6 p.m., Newschopper4 Bravo observed multiple lanes open, but the freeway was still backed up.
City News Service reported the SigAlert was cancelled just before 9 p.m.