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Overturned car jams LIE traffic in Nassau

An overturned vehicle at Little Neck Parkway near

An overturned vehicle at Little Neck Parkway near the Nassau-Queens border backed up westbound traffic on the LIE Tuesday morning. (Dec. 22, 2009) Credit: Trafficland.com screengrab

An overturned vehicle at Little Neck Parkway near the Nassau-Queens border had traffic on the westbound the Long Island Expressway backed up all the way to Willis Avenue, Exit 37, in Roslyn Heights Tuesday.

The crash occurred at 10:28 a.m., according to the New York State Department of Transportation. The road was reopened at 11:06 a.m.

Meanwhile, traffic crept to a crawl - then a snarl.

A disabled vehicle at Exit 34, New Hyde Park Road, in North Hills did not help the situation.

Details of the crash were not immediately known.

It also was unclear if anyone was injured.

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