Video Roundup: Another Winter Storm Belts Tri-State Area
Stop us if you heard this one before: A winter storm blanketed the Tri-State area with snow Thursday.
In the latest snowstorm to hit the area this winter, some communities saw more than a foot of snow, including Kearny, N.J. (15 inches), Bayville, N.Y. (14.6) and Fairfield, Conn. (14.0).
Here is a roundup of weather-related reports from CBS 2’s Thursday evening news broadcasts:
CBS 2 meteorologist Lonnie Quinn says another round of snow from the storm is coming.
In Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, a pregnant woman was struck and killed by a private snow plow in a grocery store parking lot. Her baby was delivered and is critical but stable condition.
Parents criticized Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina for not closing schools Thursday.
The weight of mounting snow apparently caused the roof of a Verizon maintenance garage to collapse in Jersey City.
New Jersey residents are fed up with unplowed roads, and CBS 2’s Dave Carlin confronted one driver who neglected to remove snow from the top of his car.
The conditions created challenges for firefighters batting a Bronx blaze Thursday that left 16 people injured.
There were few people braving the elements in Millburn, N.J.
The storm made a mess out of roads in Westchester County, but they were cleared by the evening commute.
Rockland County roads were virtually empty as the area got more than a foot of snow.
In Manhattan, traveling was treacherous whether by car or on foot.
Hell’s Kitchen froze over.
Snow lovers embraced the day.
Among those who love the snow: Dogs!