Cops: LIE reopens after car fire in East Hills

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A car fire closed two lanes of the westbound Long Island Expressway in East Hills early Tuesday for nearly 90 minutes.

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Nassau County police and the state Department of Transportation website said the fire at about 5:15 a.m. closed the expressway at Exit 39, Glen Cove Road.

A police spokesman said there were no injuries and that all lanes were open at about 6:45 a.m.

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