Tractor-trailer catches fire on Thruway, backs up traffic to bridge

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RAMAPO -

A tractor-trailer fire in Rockland County brought traffic to a standstill on the New York State Thruway Monday evening.

State police say it happened in the town of Ramapo, just before the evening rush in between exits 14 A and B, which is the exit for the Garden State Parkway.

Police say that the truck crashed with another car. They also told News 12 that part of the road would remain closed during cleanup. 

No injuries have been reported.

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