Update 4:26pm: Lanes have been re-opened and traffic is moving again
Update 3:53pm: News 10 is reporting the accident involved a state trooper, who has been taken to the hospital
An accident has shut down all lanes of southbound traffic between Exits 8 and 7 of the Northway. Crews are working on clearing the scene. Traffic is backed up to Exit 9.
photo: NYS DOT Traffic Camera