Due to a car fire all lanes are closed from Exit 16 to 15 A on the NYS Thruway. the car fire was reported apx 9:30 PM traffic is backed up for miles. With July 4th traffic it’s even more chaotic for motorists traveling in the area. backs up exceed a few miles.
HUDSON VALLEY: Accident: SB on I-87 exit 16-exit 15A: All lanes blocked
— NYSThruwayTRANSalert (@ThruwayTraffic) July 4, 2017
The NYS Thruway SB closed between exit 16 and 15A due to vehicle on Fire pic.twitter.com/5wbvZcMM8C
— Boo Boo Reports (@askbooboo) July 4, 2017
11:05 PM U/D Rt 6 is closed in both directions due to construction according to waze. Avoid Route 6. traffic is backed up for miles south bound on the thruway and in areas of route 6 closures.
11:10 PM NYS thruway – two lanes re opened. left lane remains closed between exit 16 and 15 A