NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An exit ramp for the Major Deegan Expressway had to be closed late Thursday after part of a retaining wall collapsed.

The exit ramp from the northbound Cross-Bronx Expressway to the Major Deegan was shut down during the afternoon rush after the brick façade of the retaining wall came down, leaving bricks on the road.

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Late Thursday night, the ramp remained closed as the New York State Department of Transportation cleaned up the bricks.

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The DOT said once the cleanup is finished and engineers examine the wall, it will release further information on any potential effects for the Friday morning commute.