Toppled tanker spills milk on 5 Freeway

A milk tanker overturned on the 5 Freeway in Burbank on Wednesday, bocking three lanes.

A tanker truck carrying about 6,200 gallons of milk overturned Wednesday on the northbound 5 Freeway in Burbank, blocking three lanes while crews worked to clear the scene.

The crash was reported about 5:30 a.m. at Burbank Boulevard, the California Highway Patrol reported. No injuries were immediately reported.

Some of the milk spilled onto the roadway, and the cleanup effort was continuing nearly three hours afterward.


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