This story has been updated.
A serious crash involving a tractor-trailer and SUV that blocked the right lane caused gridlock on a stretch of I-287 during the Thursday evening commute.
The westbound incident occurred near the intersection of I-684.
There was stopped traffic at the scene and stop-and-go delays stretching back to Rye at 5:30 p.m. until the lane reopened.
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