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George Washington Bridge truck accident

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The Port Authority has opened the upper level of the George Washington Bridge after a vehicle accident caused closures.

A tractor-trailer flipped over and lost its container, blocking several lanes and prompting the shutdown while crews work to clear the problem.

Traffic on the New York City-bound upper level was backed up at least 90 minutes, according to MetroTraffic, and traffic on the lower level was also affected.

The lanes were cleared within a few hours but the traffic effects lasted well into the evening.

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