A four-car crash on I-295 in Yarmouth has snarled Tuesday’s morning commute.

State police said the crash, near exit 17 southbound, occurred shortly before 8 a.m. By 8:30 a.m., they said, two cars has been towed away and both lanes of the highway had been reopened. One lane was closed while crews worked to clear the cars and traffic backed up..

One person was believed to have suffered minor injuries, but no details were available immediately.