Tow truck crash blocks East Freeway

This tow truck collided with a car on the East Freeway at Lockwood early Saturday

December 17, 2011 7:34:31 AM PST
The East Freeway near Lockwood was blocked early Saturday after a crash temporarily shut down the intersection.

Authorities were called out to the scene around 3am.

Officials said the tow truck was towing another vehicle when it was involved in a collision with a car.

Investigators closed the westbound lanes of the freeway as they tried to figure out what happened. The roadway was open within a few hours.

There is no word on any injuries or who's at fault for the crash. It remains under investigation.