Utica, NY (February 8, 2020) – Around 9:46 p.m. last night, February 7, police responded to a serious car crash on a major highway in Utica.
According to authorities, the collision took place on the Governor Thomas E. Dewey Thruway when multiple vehicles collided for reasons that are unknown at this time.
Police confirmed that the right lane of traffic was blocked for a period of time. Multiple emergency responders assisted at the scene of the collision including fire crews, paramedics, and more.
Injuries were reported. Unfortunately, the extent of the injuries is not yet known.
Police continue to investigate the collision at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
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