Tractor trailer catches fire on NYS Thruway near exit 41 in Tyre

The New York State Thruway Authority is reporting a vehicle fire in Seneca County that has caused serious headaches today.

Officials say that a vehicle fire, which was reported around 2:30 pm resulted in all lanes of traffic being blocked. Photos of the fire were sent to FingerLakes1.com staff and witness reports indicate that the vehicle on fire is a tractor trailer. Those traveling on the Thruway between exits 40 and 41 have been experiencing major delays.

Below are some of the latest photos from the scene:

Photo shared by Facebook user Matt Cerame.

FingerLakes1.com will have more on this story as it develops.

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