SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A Ryder truck careened into a toll booth at the Golden Gate Bridge Thursday, blocking three lanes of traffic heading into San Francisco for nearly 3 1/2 hours, authorities said.
The California Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 10:20 a.m., forcing the closure of the right three lanes until around 1 p.m.READ MORE: San Jose Police: Smash-And-Grab Thieves Target Eastridge Mall Jewelry Store; 4 Suspects Sought
The roadway was slick from recent rains at the time of the crash, but it was not immediately known if weather played a role in the accident.READ MORE: Guard Indicted for Sexual Assault of Inmates at San Joaquin County Jail
A SigAlert had been issued and motorists were advised to expect delays heading into San Francisco. The accident clean up took more than 3 hours because the truck was leaking diesel fuel.MORE NEWS: Arrest Made In Stalking, Sexual Assault Of Legally Blind Woman In Cupertino
No injuries were immediately reported. The toll booths no longer have human toll takers.