Rush hour accidents tie up Cross Bronx

It was a tough Thursday morning commute for many drivers on the Cross Bronx Expressway after two back-to-back crashes. 

The first accident was a fuel spill that blocked two lanes on the northbound side near Jerome Avenue. 

Then a separate collision on the southbound side tied up more traffic near the Sheridan Expressway. 

The chaos also created traffic delays into New Jersey and Westchester County. 

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