THE BRONX - An accident on I-95 caused traffic jams today in Baychester and for those traveling on the New England Thruway, but all lanes have since been reopened.

Emergency services confirmed that an accident involving a tractor-trailer and a car sent one person to Jacobi Medical Center.

The accident occurred at around 1 p.m.

Emergency crews have cleared the disabled tractor-trailer, which was blocking two southbound lanes of I-95, and traffic is moving again.