ROME, N.Y. – A disabled tractor-trailer blocked both eastbound lanes on Route 49 just after the Griffiss Park exit Tuesday morning.
Authorities were called to the scene around 10:40 a.m.
Police say the truck driver appears to have missed his exit, and attempted to make a U-turn before getting stuck across the highway.
The driver was issued a ticket for failure to obey a traffic sign.
No injuries were reported.