New York State Thruway

A car flipped over and ended up under a semi-trailer truck on the New York State Thruway on Friday, July 3. (Credit: CBS2)

3 Hospitalized After Car Flips, Ends Up Under Semi On NYS Thruway

A car flipped over and got caught under a semi-trailer truck on the New York State Thruway in Yonkers Friday afternoon, leaving three people injured and snagging traffic.

07/03/2015

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Truck Fire Closes Northbound New York State Thruway In Nyack

An accident involving a tractor-trailer shut down all northbound lanes of the Thruway in Rockland County during the morning rush hour Wednesday.

06/03/2015

Michael Ostrander attempts to make his way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry Wallop

A contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.

11/20/2014

Snow in Buffalo, NY on Nov. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Bitter Cold Sweeps Across Tri-State Area As Upstate New York Deals With Massive Snow

The Tri-State area is facing a bitter cold day as a ferocious storm dumped massive piles of snow on parts of upstate New York.

11/19/2014

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35,000 Thruway Drivers Overcharged On E-Z Pass Bills Due To Electronic Error

The New York State Thruway Authority said that an electronic error led to some 35,000 drivers being overcharged by a small amount.

09/11/2014

A crash on the New York State Thruway in Rockland County on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Off-Duty NYPD Officer Killed After Driving Wrong Way On New York State Thruway

Richard Christopher, 32, of Suffern, was behind the wheel of a pickup truck when he drove the wrong way and crashed into a car driven by James DeVito, police said.

08/12/2014

Possible shooting scene Yonkers I-87 (Lou Young/Twitter)

State Police Investigate Report Of Drive-By Shooting On New York State Thruway

The shooter may have been in an SUV, according to state police.

07/23/2014

A New York State Trooper guards Gilgo Beach on Long Island as authorities resume their search for bodies - Dec 5, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Police: N.J. Shooting Suspect Caught In Routine Traffic Stop In Orange County

A seemingly routine traffic stop in Orange County resulted in the arrest of a Paterson, New Jersey man wanted for attempted murder, New York State Police said.

07/19/2014

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Overnight Pothole Repair Coming To Rockland County Stretch Of NYS Thruway

Road crews will conduct overnight repairs over the next two weeks. As a result, there will be some lane closures from Nyack to Spring Valley between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.

03/05/2014

Emergency crews on the scene of a deadly multi-car crash on the New York State Thruway on Feb. 26, 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Investigators: Smoking Plow Truck Set Off Fatal New York Thruway Crash

The accident, which involved a Thruway Authority plow truck, two tractor-trailers and four cars, happened around 10:45 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 87 near exit 16 in Woodbury, police said.

02/27/2014

A multi-vehicle wreck closed northbound lanes on I-87 in Woodbury on Feb. 26, 2014. (credit: NYSTA)

1 Dead, 6 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Wreck On I-87

The accident happened just before 11 a.m. Wednesday at exit 16 in Woodbury.

02/26/2014

Jackknifed Tractor Trailer On N.Y. State Thruway

Jackknifed Truck Causes Traffic Woes On N.Y. State Thruway

A jackknifed tractor trailer snagged the New York State Thruway in West Nyack Monday evening.

01/20/2014

State Trooper John Devoe warned motorists of a wrong-way driver on the New York State Thruway. (credit: CBS 2)

State Trooper Hailed As Hero After Elderly Man Drives Wrong Way On Thruway

Deirdre O’Neil was traveling southbound on the New York State Thurway around 3 p.m., where a confused motorist was driving for eight miles in the wrong direction, police said.

01/07/2014

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N.Y. State Announces Plan To Fight Wrong-Way Thruway Crashes

The State of New York has announced a new, high-tech effort to combat wrong-way crashes, using radar, flashy LED signs, and text alerts to drivers’ cellphones and the resources of local police.

12/04/2013

Tappan Zee Bridge pile driving, near Tarrytown (file/credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

S&P Lowers N.Y. State Thruway’s Bond Rating Over Tappan Zee Toll Concerns

Standard & Poor’s Ratings Service has downgraded the credit rating for the New York State Thruway Authority, over concerns about toll increases after the new Tappan Zee Bridge is complete.

10/29/2013

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