CITY TERRACE ( — A big-rig hauling a boat jackknifed on a major thoroughfare in the City Terrace area, snarling rush-hour traffic Friday.


The truck’s driver sustained minor injuries in the accident, which occurred just after 4:30 p.m. on the eastbound 10 Freeway at East Eastern Avenue.

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The crash was blocking three lanes on the freeway, causing a backup through East Los Angeles to the 101 Freeway.

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The cause of the crash was not known.

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