Tractor Trailer Fire Causes Heavy Traffic

New reports surrounding this morning’s accident on the thruway are coming in and according to police, it was two tractor trailer trucks that collided. Reports state that just before 6 AM a truck pulled over on the side of the road for a flat tire, and the second one struck the stationary vehicle, crashing into the wall of the overpass and bursting into flames. The fire was put out, but started again just after 9 AM, causing more traffic problems for commuters. The fire is now out and officials did not release the condition of the drivers, but did state that they left the scene unharmed. Traffic remains heavy on both the north and south bound sides as well as Route 59.

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