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Beer truck overturns, delaying NYC commuters

A tractor-trailer hauling beer overturned on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, causing massive delays during the morning commute.

Online images showed beer cans scattered across the highway following the crash Monday. It took more than one tow truck to get the tractor-trailer upright.

Officials say a fuel spill also hampered the cleanup efforts.

Traffic was backed up for hours.

The driver was hospitalized in stable condition.

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