Tractor-trailer accident reported near Interstate 86

BEMUS POINT — A tractor-trailer rolled onto its side in a crash Thursday.

The crash occurred before 11 a.m. at the Interstate 86 on-ramp at the Ellery Overlook Rest Area.

The driver, who was alert, was trapped in the semi for more than two hours. A medical helicopter was called to scene.

A portion of the semi’s load spilled in the rollover. According to Greg Scott, county battalion chief, the truck was hauling chicken feed.

The rest area was closed to traffic.