Van collides with tractor-trailer, causes traffic nightmare on I-87Posted: Updated:
A collision between a van and a tractor-trailer on I-87 created a traffic nightmare this morning and sent at least one person to the hospital.
State police says the crash happened just before 8 a.m. in Monsey on the Westchester-bound side of the Thruway.
The driver of the van had to be extricated and rushed to the hospital.
Delays stretched back to I-287 on New Jersey.
Crews were able to open all lanes by around 10 a.m., and traffic returned to normal.