An accident involving an overturned cement truck and a big rig slowed traffic on Interstate 10 near the Jefferson Street exit in Indio, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The accident was reported at 9:18 a.m. CHP issued a sig alert forcing the shutdown of the number one lane at 9:34 a.m.
There is no information on injuries at this time,
The wreckage is expected to be cleared by noon.
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The accident does not appear to be affecting westbound traffic, according to the Cal Trans traffic map.