Big-Rig Fire Shuts Down 60 Freeway in Hacienda Heights - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

Big-Rig Fire Shuts Down 60 Freeway in Hacienda Heights

Posted: Updated:

Update:

The eastbound 60 lanes are closed for three more hours and the traffic that is being diverted to the westbound 605 at Azusa will last for at least one more hour.

The southbound and northbound transition roads from the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway to the eastbound Pomona (60) Freeway are closed due to that big rig fire on the eastbound 60 in Hacienda Heights, according to the California Highway Patrol. Traffic on the eastbound 60 is being diverted onto the northbound and southbound 605.


(Fox 11/CNS)-- Inspector Scott Miller of the Los Angeles County Fire Department
says that big rig burning on the eastbound Pomona (60) Freeway in Hacienda
Heights was hauling liquid hydrogen.

Here is what we know from CHP:

At 2:48pm that is when the CHP took the call of a tractor trailer on fire on 60 EB at Hacienda Blvd.

As of 3:40pm there is a SIG-ALERT on the 60 freeway BOTH WB and EB
CHP diverting traffic off on the EB side at Azusa and on the West Bound side they are taking off traffic at 7th.

 

  • Share ThisMore>>

  • Firefighters seriously injured in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Firefighters seriously injured in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Thursday, August 21 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-08-21 19:10:37 GMT
    Two Kentucky firefighters were seriously injured helping a college band perform an ice bucket challenge stunt. The bucket of the fire truck apparently touched power lines outside of the football stadium at Campbellsville University.  wo Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire Department firefighters were taken to the hospital after the incident.
    Two Kentucky firefighters were seriously injured helping a college band perform an ice bucket challenge stunt. The bucket of the fire truck apparently touched power lines outside of the football stadium at Campbellsville University.  wo Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire Department firefighters were taken to the hospital after the incident.
  • myFOX Tech

    Phone Rate Plan Wars: T-Mobile vs. Sprint… FIGHT!!

    Phone Rate Plan Wars: T-Mobile vs. Sprint… FIGHT!!

    Thursday, August 21 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-08-21 18:51:35 GMT
    There's a consumer war being fought right now, the Carrier Wars. Promotions are being thrown about left and right and rate plans are falling like anvils in old Wiley Coyote cartoons. The latest salvo is between T-Mobile and Sprint. Here's what you need to know. 
    There's a consumer war being fought right now, the Carrier Wars. Promotions are being thrown about left and right and rate plans are falling like anvils in old Wiley Coyote cartoons. The latest salvo is between T-Mobile and Sprint. Here's what you need to know. 
  • myFOX Tech

    Sprint Introduces The New Sharp AQUOS Crystal And Family Data Pricing

    Sprint Introduces The New Sharp AQUOS Crystal And Family Data Pricing

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:18:48 GMT
    Sprint had some big news today with the introduction of a gorgeous new Android handset, Sharp's AQUOS Crystal, and new Family plan pricing. 
    Sprint had some big news today with the introduction of a gorgeous new Android handset, Sharp's AQUOS Crystal, and new Family plan pricing. 
Powered by WorldNow
Untitled

WTTG FOX 5 & myfoxdc
5151 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
Main Number: (202) 244-5151
Newsroom: (202) 895-3000
fox5tips@wttg.com

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices