Long Island Expressway

Anthony Damiano caught video of this road rage incident on the Long Island Expressway. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Road Rage Fight Caught On Video On Long Island Expressway

A road rage battle erupted during rush hour on the busy Long Island Expressway, when two drivers lost their temper in front of a witness who caught it all on camera.

07/30/2015

Lane-splitting involves motorcyclists driving between lanes of highway traffic. (Credit: CBS2)

NYPD Not Down With Idea Of Highway ‘Lane-Splitting’ For Motorcyclists

A controversial law permits lane-splitting for motorcyclists in California – but could it ever work in the bustling Tri-State Area?

06/17/2015

A Hampton Jitney bus caught fire on the Long Island Expressway on Saturday, May 2. (Credit: @rickbacoustic)

Bus Breaks Out In Flames On Long Island Expressway

A long-distance bus caught fire Saturday as it headed down the Long Island Expressway.

05/02/2015

Highway Patrol Officer Injured In Crash On LIE

Highway Patrol Officer Injured In Crash On LIE

It happened at about 4:45 a.m. Monday near Exit 60 in Lake Ronkonkoma. Eastbound lanes in the area were closed while authorities investigated.

04/27/2015

Theresa Finnin-Hunt is charged with hitting a Suffolk County police officer with her car on the Long Island Expressway and driving off. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Driver Hit Officer On Long Island Expressway, Sped Off

A woman was arrested on Long Island Tuesday, after she allegedly struck a Suffolk County police officer with her car and drove off.

03/25/2015

Mauricio Zamora (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: LI Man Driving Drunk Crashes Car With 2 Daughters Inside

A Long Island man has been arrested after police say he crashed his car while driving intoxicated with his two daughters in the car in Dix Hills.

03/21/2015

A wooden figure wearing a sweatshirt that police said a man had in his vehicle in the HOV lane on the Long Island Expressway in Dix Hills on Feb. 27, 2015. (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Police: Man Caught Driving In Long Island Expressway HOV Lane With Fake Passenger

A Long Island man was caught Friday morning driving in the HOV lane with a fake passenger in his vehicle, Suffolk County police said.

02/27/2015

George Gibbons Jr. Way

Family Of Man Killed In 2011 Queens Hit-And-Run Fights To Keep Driver Locked Up

The family of a man who was killed in a Queens hit-and-run is fighting to keep his killer behind bars.

02/26/2015

A wrecked car (credit: ClipArt.com)

Police: Man Seriously Hurt After Icy Long Island Expressway Causes 3-Car Crash

Suffolk County Police said a Chevrolet Trailblazer driven by Neil Wade was headed eastbound on the LIE between exits 48 and 49 around 3 a.m. when his vehicle hit a patch of ice and struck the center divider.

02/22/2015

LIE billboard rendering by Allvision (Credit: Allvision/CBS2)

North Hempstead Town Supervisor: Long Island Expressway Billboards Would Be ‘Visual Pollution’

The county is looking to replace some $30 million in projected revenue that was lost from the failed school zone speed camera program.

02/12/2015

Snow in Plainview, Long Island ahead of the expected blizzard on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

High Winds, Power Outages A Major Concern On Long Island

Long Island is right in the bull’s-eye of a massive winter storm which could dump up to two or more feet of snow in some areas.

01/26/2015

$20 bills (credit: ClipArt.com)

$178K Falls Out Of Armored Vehicle On Long Island Expressway; Drivers Brake To Chase Cash

Around 2:45 a.m., the back door of an armored car traveling east on the LIE near Yellowstone Boulevard in Forest Hills popped open, and a bag full of money fell out.

01/13/2015

A car carrier flipped on the Long Island Expressway near Kissena Boulevard in Queens on Dec. 30, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Overturned Tractor-Trailer Snarls Morning Commute In Queens

It happened around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday on the Long Island Expressway between Main Street and Kissena Boulevard in Flushing.

12/30/2014

(Credit: CBS2)

Nassau County Executive Proposes Higher 911 Fees, Highway Billboards To Increase Revenue

Those despised school speed cameras on Long Island may soon be replaced with other things taxpayers may not like: higher 911 fees and highway billboards.

12/22/2014

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

Police: Woman Killed In DWI Crash On Long Island

According to authorities, 25-year-old Ismelda Rodriguez, of Brentwood, was a passenger in a car driven by 27-year-old Daniel Moreira when it struck the back of another vehicle near Exit 49 in Melville at around 3:45 a.m.

11/09/2014

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