COMMACK - Officials say tons of construction debris spilled on Commack Road this morning causing road closures for hours.

Police say a tractor-trailer flipped over at 6:30 a.m. in Commack on Commack Road.

Parts of Commack Road had to be closed northbound during the morning rush.

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Police confirm the driver was cited for defective brakes. News 12 Traffic & Weather