All lanes of the Long Island Expressway are now in use, police said.

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The westbound LIE from Exits 29 to 28 in Queens were closed until 5:30 p.m. because of an accident. The lane closure started at 3:38 p.m.

In addition, three lanes of the westbound LIE at exit 41 near Hicksville in Nassau County, which had been closed at 4:39 p.m. due to debris in the road, have reopened, police said.