NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The driver of a vehicle going the wrong way down a major road in Queens was killed after colliding head-on with a public bus.
The vehicle was traveling westbound in the eastbound lane on Union Turnpike around 174th street when it collided with a Q46 bus, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The crash occurred at around 8:30 p.m.READ MORE: Wild Edge Rangers To Spoil Lundqvist Jersey Retirement
The driver was pronounced dead on the scene, according to officials.READ MORE: TIMELINE: Nor'easter Could Bring More Than A Foot Of Snow To Long Island & Jersey Shore; Up To 8 Inches To NYC
The bus driver and a female passenger were taken to Queens General Hospital with minor injuries, 1010 WINS reports.MORE NEWS: Nor'easter Triggers Blizzard Warning In Suffolk County, As New York Braces For Widespread Snowfall
No arrests have been made, officials said.