New Jersey state police say around 1:30 p.m. Monday, a tractor-trailer collided with a dump truck in the northbound outer lanes just before Interchange 9.
The bicyclist, Jonathan Tully, 16, was admitted to Stony Brook University Medical Center in stable but guarded condition.
Police said the man was partially decapitated in the accident.
The bridge has reopened, but delays of up to 90 minutes lingered after a tractor trailer accident.
The vehicles in question are apparently LMTVs, which stands for “Light Medium Tactical Vehicles.” Officially, they are apparently M1078 Standard Cargo Trucks. They can carry up to 5,000 pounds of cargo and can also carry troops. They weigh several tons. They are not built to swim.
Jedrek Dennis was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance after a search revealed he was carrying a cigarette box with prescription muscle relaxants inside.
Pennsauken Police Sgt. Chris Sulzbach told The Courier-Post of Cherry Hill Craig Powers’ Buick LeSabre was stopped at a light when it was rear-ended by a box truck Monday.
A pedestrian remains in critical condition after being hit by a truck in Midtown early Saturday morning.
Many retailers were counting on this President’s Day weekend to really draw in shoppers.
A fire department spokesman said the victims all suffered minor injuries. They were taken to Harlem Hospital.
Police closed off a portion of the Long Island Expressway Wednesday afternoon after a truck skidded off the road and into a snow bank.
Peekskill police said the boy was one of several children crossing the street at a Route 9 intersection when he was struck.
A cement truck overturned on Route 440 in Bayonne.
A professor, struck and killed while riding his bike in Manhattan, was being remembered fondly Tuesday.