(LOS ANGELES) -- A fuel tanker and a second vehicle crashed on the northbound 405 Freeway Friday morning, spilling gallons of fuel and slowing traffic.
The crash occurred shortly after 6 a.m. between Waterford Street and Sepulveda Boulevard in Brentwood. According to the Los Angeles Times, more than 700 gallons of diesel fuel spilled across three lanes of highway over a distance of about two miles.
The fuel was contained before it continued into a construction site.
The Santa Monica Boulevard on-ramps and Wilshire Boulevard off-ramps and on-ramps were closed for over two hours.
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