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Several people suffered minor injuries following a multi-car pileup on the Gowanus Expressway on Tuesday night.


The crashes, involving up to 30 vehicles, occurred near Sixth Avenue in Bay Ridge about 8:20 p.m., the FDNY said.



Nine people were injured.None of the injuries appeared life-threatening.

Officials did not say whether icy roads were a factor in the accident, but The National Weather Service issued black ice advisories for New York City and the rest of the tri-state area on Wednesday morning.

Both motorists and pedestrians are urged to use caution while traveling this morning.