Big Rig Crash Closes 101 Freeway Lanes in West San Fernando Valley

Westbound 101 Freeway lanes were closed in Sherman Oaks for the big rig crash.

A big rig crashed on the 101 Freeway.

A big rig crash slowed the drive early Friday on the 101 Freeway in the west San Fernando Valley.

The big rig ended up on its side on the westbound freeway near Van Nuys Boulevard in Sherman Oaks. Lanes were closed due to the crash.

Crews turned the big rig back onto its wheels at about 6 a.m. and towed the cab and trailer from the scene about 30 minutes later.

Drivers were advised to find alternate routes.

No serious injuries were reported. Details about the crash were not immediately available.

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