Big rig with 40-foot boat jackknifes on 405 Freeway by Mulholland Drive
The accident near Mulholland Drive shut down three lanes on the freeway, the California Highway Patrol said. The alert was expected to be in effect for up to three hours.
In a preliminary report from the scene, a CHP unit said that the big rig may be a military vehicle.
Officers at the scene had requested a tow truck. No other details were immediately available.
[Updated 12:09 a.m.: All lanes are now open, the CHP says]
— Robert J. Lopez