Dozens of motor vehicle accidents occurred during Wednesday's commute home. The roads were slippery and there were white-out conditions reported. The Thruway was shut down for over an hour after a tractor-trailer overturned. Messenger Post Media was on scene.
Emergency crews went to the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on the New York State Thruway in Farmington on Wednesday.
Deputies say a tractor-trailer overturned on I-90 W just after 3 p.m. Multiple vehicles were also off the road.
Traffic was gridlocked for at least an hour between Exit 43 and Exit 44.
Authorities had to shut down I-90 westbound completely and rerouted traffic to Route 96.
However, all lanes opened Wednesday evening.The crash is still under investigation but inclement weather most likely was at play. No word on any injuries from this crash.