It was slow going on the North-South Arterial this morning.

An accident near Court Street involving as many as a dozen cars backed up northbound traffic.

The accident scene has since been cleared.

There were no injuries reported.

Utica Police say they have responded to twelve motor vehicle accidents throughout the city since 8:00am.

They are urging motorists to use caution when traveling.


The photos below were taken by Karl Schultz and Christopher Spiwak of Townsquare Media: