GREENWOOD, N.Y. (WETM) – Traffic is closed on State Route 417 in Greenwood after a tractor-trailer dumped a load of steel Tuesday afternoon.
New York State Police announced the closure on Twitter, saying the tractor-trailer was hauling a load of steel that dumped onto the road west of Greenwood around 1:25 p.m. State Police told 18 News there is no indication that anyone was injured, and that it was likely just an unsecured or oversized load.
Police said drivers should avoid the area for about two hours while crews work to clean up the scene.
Around 2:50, an 18 News Reporter on the scene said a tow truck had arrived to help clear the road.
This is a developing story; 18 News will have more information as it becomes available.