GREENPORT — Police are at the scene of a two-car accident in the middle of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge. Traffic is backed up in Columbia County on Route 9G north and back to Columbia-Greene Community College on Routes 9 and 23. The crash is believed to be a rear-end collision, according to Catskill Village Police. The crash occurred on the Columbia County side of the bridge and is being handled by Greenport police.
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