Serious crash causes massive rush hour traffic jam along I-490 East

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A crash along I-490 East near Pittsford caused a massive traffic jam lasting well into rush hour Monday.

The crash was reported around 3:00 p.m. According to New York State Police, the driver of a sedan fell asleep and side swiped a pickup truck. The sedan flipped onto its hood and the driver was ejected. That person was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with unspecified injuries.

Police say a passenger in the sedan who was wearing a seatbelt was hospitalized with minor injuries. The pickup truck driver was hospitalized as a precaution.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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