Road near Holland Tunnel reopens - New York News

Road near Holland Tunnel reopens

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - Westbound Route 139 in New Jersey reopened Thursday morning following a debris spill from the roadway above that forced its closure a day earlier.

Eastbound Hoboken Ave. also reopened between Oakland Ave. and Baldwin Ave.

Delays were extensive on Wednesday and as far back as the Holland Tunnel.

Traffic out of the tunnel was pushed to the upper portion of Route 139 for most of the day.

A Department of Transportation official tells NJ.com that the falling debris could have been caused by the weight of trucks passing on the upper portion of the road..



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