One dead after Thruway crash involving box truck, tractor-trailer

State police are continuing an investigation into a fatal two-vehicle crash that happened on Thursday on the New York State Thruway in the town of Tyre.

The crash happened around mile-marker 314 in the westbound side of the Thruway and involved a box truck and tractor-trailer.

One driver was confirmed dead at the scene.

Westbound traffic was stopped for a couple hours on Thursday while crews worked the scene.

More information will be released when it becomes available, according to troopers.

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