Tully, N.Y. – A person is dead after the tractor-trailer they were driving careened off of Route 81 and plummeted down an embankment.
State Police say the crash happened about one mile north of the Tully exit around 7:10 a.m. Thursday. The tractor-trailer was traveling north on the highway crashed through the median, crossed into the southbound lane, careening down the embankment.
Troopers say the driver died at the scene.
The highway remains open but crews are working to remove the tractor-trailer.