Overturned semi-truck shuts down ramp between 710 and 405 freeways

A semi-truck overturned on the transition road between the northbound 710 Freeway and the southbound 405 Freeway, Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported at about 11:10 a.m., according to the CHP traffic log. No injuries were immediately reported.

The CHP shut down ramps from the southbound 710 Freeway to the southbound 405 Freeway and the northbound 710 Freeway to the southbound 405 Freeway.

They expected the transitions to be closed until at least 1:20 p.m., according to a dispatch log.

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Valerie Osier is the Social Media & Newsletter Manager for the Long Beach Post. She started at the Post in 2018 as a breaking news reporter. She’s a Riverside native who found her love for journalism while at community college. She graduated from the Cal State Long Beach journalism program in 2017 and covered the Palos Verdes Peninsula for the Daily Breeze prior to coming to the Post. She lives in Long Beach with her husband and two cats.