The accident was first reported before 3:45 am Tuesday morning.
TOWN OF TONAWANDA, New York – A section of I-290 East was closed for drive Tuesday morning due to an accident.
The accident was first reported by NITTEC at around 3:45 a.m. Tonawanda Township Police told 2 On Your Side that the road between Exit 1 (Elmwood Ave) and Exit 2 (Colvin) would remain closed for several hours while investigating the accident.
Drivers can disembark and return to Colvinm, due to the accident on Colvin Bridge.
There is no word yet about the cause of the accident or anyone injured.
Dave Cash of Trafic Tracker 2 reported that I-290 East reopened later in the morning.
This is a developing story, which we will update as we learn more information.