A pair of Australians visiting New Jersey this week raced to the rescue of a truck driver who was on fire.
Two semi-trailer trucks erupted in a massive fire following a crash on the northbound New Jersey Turnpike in East Brunswick Township Wednesday evening, forcing authorities to shut down all northbound lanes.
Traffic was snagged on the Driscoll Bridge on the Garden State Parkway Wednesday afternoon, after a pickup truck caught fire and sent flaming trails of fuel down the side of the roadway.
Motorists on westbound Interstate 80 through New Jersey were seeing major delays during the Monday afternoon rush, due to two separate incidents involving trucks.
A tractor-trailer flipped over and burst into flames on Long Island late Tuesday, in an accident that may have caused property damage.
The Queens-bound right lane on the upper level of the bridge has been closed since a 40-foot tractor-trailer carrying wooden, plastic and metal clothes hangers burst into flames last month.
Part of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge remained closed Saturday, a day after a truck caught fire.
Much of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge was closed for hours Sunday night, after a truck caught fire.
Firefighters needed the assistance of three neighboring departments, including the FDNY, to get the roaring blaze under control.