By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are investigating an unusual accident Tuesday morning on the Long Island Expressway.

A piece of debris fell on a van traveling on the expressway at around 9:15 a.m.

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It happened near Springfield Boulevard and 220th Street in Queens.

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Traffic was stopped as crews came to remove the van and the debris from the scene.

It’s unclear what fell, or if anyone was hurt.

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The Department of Transportation is inspecting the area.

CBSNewYork Team