WOODBURY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Police are continuing to investigate a deadly wreck involving several vehicles that shut down the northbound lanes of the New York State Thruway in Orange County for several hours on Wednesday.Paterson Mother Charged With Murder In 7-Year-Old's Death
The accident, which involved a Thruway Authority plow truck, a tractor-trailer and four cars, happened around 10:45 a.m. on Interstate 87 at exit 16 in Woodbury, police said.
One person was killed in the wreck. Police have identified the victim as 53-year-old Mark Becker of Hillsdale, N.J.READ MORE: 3 Teens Charged In Manhattan Subway Attacks, Police Release Video Of New Suspect Believed To Be Group's Lookout
Six other people were injured.
The crash blocked all northbound lanes, but one was reopened around 4 p.m. and all previous detours had been removed.
All northbound lanes reopened just before 5 p.m., the Thruway Authority announced.MORE NEWS: Pro-Palestine Protesters Block Traffic On Gowanus Expressway
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