Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

A multi-vehicle crash left this car flipped over on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on Wednesday, Dec. 17. (Credit: CBS2)

Multi-Vehicle Accident Leaves Vehicle Flipped Over On BQE

The Brooklyn-Queens Expressway was jammed in both directions during the Wednesday evening rush, after a multi-vehicle accident that left a car flipped on its roof.

12/17/2014

Police respond to a multi-vehicle crash on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on Aug. 25, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: At Least 5 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash On Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

According to police, one vehicle may have been going doing the wrong way of the BQE just before a head-on collision.

08/25/2014

Meeker landed on the BQE on July, 29, 2014 (Credit: Gregory Kost)

Dog Recovering After Fall From BQE In Brooklyn

Maria Moss Davidson, the communications director for Veterinary Emergency & Referral Group, told 1010 WINS they dubbed the pit bill mix “Meeker” after the street he landed on.

07/30/2014

Vandals broke into several cars in Brooklyn overnight on July 29, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Victims Say Vandals Broke Windows, Stole From Cars In Brooklyn

The extensive damage was found Tuesday morning in a public parking area under the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway near Cumberland Avenue.

07/29/2014

The site of a fatal car crash near the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway and Atlantic Avenue on June 25, 2014. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Car Crashes After Fleeing Police In Brooklyn; 1 Dead

At around noon, a car tried to avoid the traffic stop on the Brooklyn Queens Expressway near Atlantic Avenue, police said.

06/25/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a crash on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway on April 2, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Overnight BQE Crash Snarls Morning Commute

It happened 4:35 a.m. Wednesday in the eastbound lanes of the BQE near Atlantic Avenue. A box truck somehow lost control, spilling its cargo all over the road.

04/02/2014

BQE Trench (Photo/John Montone)

Overnight Shutdowns Planned On Brooklyn-Queens Expressway For Repairs

Two eastbound lanes on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway were set to shut down Monday night, as state Department of Transportation crews began a resurfacing project.

03/10/2014

Williamsburg Fatal Bus Accident

Woman Hit, Killed By MTA Bus At Busy Williamsburg, Brooklyn Intersection

A woman was struck and killed by a city bus Saturday morning in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/01/2014

BQE At LIE Reopens After Vehicle Fire

All east- and westbound lanes had been closed early Monday in the area due to a vehicle fire.

01/06/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Report: Cyclist Killed In Williamsburg Hit-And-Run Was Popular Record Store Staffer

A cyclist who was killed in a hit-and-run in Williamsburg, Brooklyn this week was a longtime and well-liked record store clerk in the area, according to a published report.

11/19/2013

A car that police said was involved in a fatal crash is seen on Roebling Street in Williamsburg on Monday, May 13, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver In Fatal Brooklyn Crash Faces Manslaughter Charges

Police said a 2003 silver Nissan Altima was speeding and heading east on the Williamsburg Bridge in the outer traffic lane when it lost control near the eastbound B.Q.E. interchange.

05/13/2013

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Authorities: 4 Hurt After Tractor Trailer Overturns, Collides With Car On BQE

A tractor trailer overturned and collided with a car on the Brooklyn Queens Expressway near the Manhattan Bridge in Brooklyn, authorities said.

04/29/2013

Cars in traffic on the ramp to the Henry Hudson Parkway at the George Washington Bridge (file / credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: New Yorkers Lost 50 Hours In Traffic In 2012

New York is among the most congested cities in America and one of its highways the worst road for traffic in the country, according to a new study.

04/25/2013

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Boy, 13, Struck And Critically Injured By Van In Fort Greene

A 13-year-old boy was struck and critically injured by a van Wednesday in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, near the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway overpass.

02/13/2013

Brooklyn Map With RAMBO

Blog Takes Issue With Use Of ‘RAMBO’ Neighborhood Name On Google Maps

The Gothamist blog has been crying foul lately, after a trendy new Brooklyn neighborhood name found its way onto Google Maps.

12/09/2012

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