Person hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after Thruway crash

State police are investigating a serious personal injury crash on the Thruway in Albany.

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Police say it appears a passenger vehicle rear-ended a tractor-trailer between Exit 23 and Exit 24. The accident happened on the southbound side.

The driver of the passenger vehicle suffered life-threatening injuries. Emergency personnel rushed the driver to Albany Medical Center.

The driver of the tractor-trailer is okay.

Police closed the right and center lanes for a time.