This story has been updated.
The Long Island Expressway has now fully reopened after a serious crash.
The right and center lanes were closed eastbound in Suffolk County between Exit 62 - Nicolls Road/Route 97 (Brookhaven) and Exit 63 - North Ocean Avenue/Route 83 (Brookhaven) starting at around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 13.
Suffolk County Police announced at the time the lanes would be closed "for an extended period of time."
At around 4:15 p.m., the middle lane reopened. The right lane reopened shortly afterward.
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