A motor vehicle crash in the northbound lanes on the Maine Turnpike Thursday afternoon slowed traffic between Exit 3 in Kittery and the York toll plaza.

The Maine Turnpike Authority posted on its website that a single vehicle had crashed and was off the road near mile 5.5 in York, on the northbound side.

Motorists were told to expect delays and to be cautious because of the emergency vehicles at the scene of the crash.