Motorists heading out on Easter Sunday should be aware that because of a crash, the center lane of Interstate 87 southbound is blocked in Tarrytown near the I-287 merge, slowing traffic near the Route 9 exit.

The crash was reported at 12:02 p.m.

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Another crash was reported cleared on the Tappan Zee Bridge span southbound at 12:15 p.m. The report said traffic was backed up to Exit 10 in Nyack.

No further information was available.