Posted at: 09/30/2013 11:36 AM
| Updated at: 09/30/2013 12:31 PM
By: WNYT Staff
A tractortrailer crashedo on the Northway near Exit 7-E, spilling a load of scrap metal.
COLONIE - A tractor-trailer spilled a load of scrap metal Monday morning on the Northway, causing a big traffic backup during rush hour.
The accident happened just before 7 a.m.
The Exit 7-E off ramp had to be shutdown for several hours during cleanup. The backup had reportedly cleared by 9:30.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.