One of the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 has been reopened after police cleared an earlier accident.

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The stretch of road in East Fishkill to the east of the Taconic State Parkway was closed from shortly after the 4:40 p.m. crash until around 10 p.m.

The accident involved only a single car. Two occupants were injured, including one who is in extremely critical condition. An earlier statement by State Police said that one of occupants was killed, but authorities later issued an correction.