TULLY, N.Y. (WWNY) - Areas in Onondagoa and Cortland Counties were getting beaten with snow and accidents Saturday.
News Channel 9 in Syracuse, WSYR-TV, reported that parts of Interstate 81 had to be shut down for a period of time due to so many vehicles off the road in Tully. They say many cars were in the median, stuck in snow.
The Cortland/Tompkins County Fire Wire also reported that I-81 was also busy between Homer and Preble, with about 40 cars off the road.
According to 511.org, all northbound lanes in the vicinity were closed as of 1 PM and were expected to be for hours. The interstate reopened around 5 PM.