Hutchinson River Parkway
Authorities say traffic is moving again on the Hutchinson River Parkway after a tractor-trailer struck an overpass in Westchester County.
Police said Ishad Knight of Miami disregarded signs and hit the overpass Tuesday at Exit 27 near King Street in Rye Brook on the New York-Connecticut state line.
Drivers on the Hutchinson River Parkway were brought to a standstill all the way through the evening rush Tuesday, as it took seven hours to clean up the mess when a truck hit an overpass and burst into flames.
State officials are reportedly testing an electronic detection system in Westchester County aimed at preventing trucks from crashing into low overpasses.
A garbage barge full of crushed cars caught fire Wednesday afternoon on the Hutchinson River between the Bronx and Mount Vernon.
There is a growing danger on the road in the New York area. Trucks have been hitting overpasses at an alarming rate, causing delays on your ride to work.
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.