Investigators say one car crashed into another near Maurice Avenue at around 5 a.m.
One person was killed and the driver of the other car is under arrest.
Several lanes, both east and westbound, were closed for part of the morning as police investigated.
Alexis Morillo, 28, of Queens has been charged with manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, DWI and reckless driving.
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