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Workmen, after a half-hour struggle, put this now-battered flatbed
truck back on its wheels this morning. The truck flipped onto its side
on northbound I-880 just before the I-980 split shortly after 6 am.
Two hours later the I-880 backup continued to be fierce. (Jane Tyska-STAFF)
OAKLAND _ A massive traffic backup caused by a flatbed truck that flipped on its side has been cleared, but traffic remains heavy on northbound I-880 through Oakland, the California Highway Patrol reported shortly before 9 a.m.
The flatbed truck flipped on its side on I-880 at Washington Street, just before the I-980 split, about 6:05 a.m., the CHP reported.