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Cops: Driver crashes vehicle into tractor trailer on Main Road

A woman crashed her vehicle into a tractor trailer Thursday morning after crossing the double yellow line to pass traffic on Main Road in Jamesport, authorities at the scene said.

The crash occurred near Manor Lane shortly before 8:55 a.m. when the minivan hit the westbound tractor trailer, Riverhead Town police said.

The Jamesport Fire Department responded to the scene and rescued the driver through the passenger door.

The driver and a passenger were taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center and treated for minor injuries, police said.

A portion of the road remained closed as of 9:30 a.m.

No other details about the incident were immediately available.

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