Hutchinson River Parkway
The latest incident involving a truck hitting a parkway overpass has officials taking another look at how to stop this from happening again, WCBS 880′s Sean Adams reported.
The officer remained hospitalized Sunday in stable condition at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla.
The officer was struck on the Hutchinson River Parkway in White Plains at around 9:30 p.m.
Dramatic video released Friday shows a fiery crash and a daring rescue at a Westchester County gas station earlier this week.
The accident took place on the Hutchinson River Parkway just south of the service area near exit 25 for North Street.
An extra-alarm fire broke out Friday evening at a Roman Catholic high school in the Bronx.
Two people were killed early Saturday, and at least three others were injured, in a crash on the Hutchinson River Parkway in the Bronx.
For the next four days, Hutchinson River Parkway traffic in both directions is being diverted in Pelham Manor so the bridge over Boston Post Road can be upgraded.
Drivers can expect headaches starting at 5 a.m. on Tuesday so the bridge over Boston Post Road in Pelham Manor can be upgraded. Work is scheduled to wrap up on Saturday, according to the DOT.
Community members have submitted a request for those speed bumps to be placed around streets connecting the Hutchinson River and Pelham Parkways to create a ‘slow zone’. If approved this would add the area to the existing 14 Zone program.
A state DOT task force will consider solutions to the problem next month.
A large road sign came down like a guillotine on Tuesday in Harrison and it’s amazing that it didn’t slice into a car and hurt someone.
The incident is believed to be the first since ‘Low Bridge – No Truck’ warnings were painted on the roadway surface, reigniting the debate over whether more needs to be done to keep trucks off of parkways.
The report, which was released Tuesday, identifies 10 locations in Westchester County where trucks have hit low clearance bridges and overpasses the most between the years 2002 and 2011.
The winding, tree-lined Hutchinson River Parkway was designed for the Ford Model T, not MACK trucks.