A fatal accident occurred on the Meadowbrook State Parkway near...

A fatal accident occurred on the Meadowbrook State Parkway near Uniondale early Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, authorities said. Credit: Kevin P. Coughlin

The southbound Meadowbrook State Parkway reopened shortly before 7 a.m. Monday after a fatal overnight crash closed all lanes of traffic for several hours and forced commuters to take alternative routes.

Here's a look at the latest traffic and transit alerts for Monday, Sept. 22, 2014.

WANTAGH PARKWAY. A downed tree was blocking the right southbound lane at Exit W6 (Merrick Road), as of 9:30 a.m. 

For a full look at traffic throughout Long Island, take a look at our traffic map.

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WEATHER

Monday will be partly cloudy and breezy with a high of 68 degrees. Monday night will be clear with a low of 48 degrees.

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