A big rig fire is blocking several lanes, causing traffic back up on the eastbound side of Interstate 10 near Monroe Street.
According to Caltrans, the fire is blocking lanes #2, #3 and Monroe St off ramp.
A SigAlert has been issued. The lanes are expected to be closed for another 1 to 2 hours after 5 p.m.
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