TOWN OF UNION (WBNG) – A downed tree caused a significant traffic back-up on Route 17C on Thursday afternoon.
Police and other crews responded to the scene at around 4:15 not only to clear the roadway but also to direct traffic.
At one point, the road was backed up to the point where it goes under Route 17.
No word what caused the tree to give way although a heavy storm had just pushed through the area a short time earlier.
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