UPDATE: Lanes are back open after the crash Wednesday afternoon on the Thruway.
Crews are working to clear a crash near the Farmington exit on the Thruway.
Deputies say westbound lanes near Exit 44 are closed due to the crash Wednesday afternoon. We’re told there are injuries.
As a result, the Thruway says there is stop-and-go traffic in between exits 43 and 44 westbound.
The authority is asking drivers to use caution. News 8 is working to learn more information about the crash.
UPDATE: Deputies say an overturned tractor-trailer is blocking traffic near Exit 44. Westbound traffic is being rerouted through Rt. 96.