A collision beyond Whitehaven Road has closed the left lane of the southbound Niagara Section of the Thruway on Grand Island, according to the Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition.
The crash was reported shortly before 8 a.m. between exits 19 and 18B, the Thruway Authority reported.
It resulted in reports of bumper-to-bumper traffic for the morning rush hour on the bridges servicing Grand Island.
Shortly after 9 a.m., officials reported that the crash scene was cleared.
No further details were available regarding the nature of the crash or extent of injuries.