Deputy Sheriffs Spotted Pulling Drivers Over At Holland Tunnel Checkpoint

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some people traveling to New York City are getting stopped as the city cracks down on quarantine orders.

Deputy sheriffs could be seen pulling drivers over at a checkpoint at the Holland Tunnel at Hudson and Laight streets Saturday.

It’s one of several crossings into the city where travelers may be stopped to fill out a health form.

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People coming from nearly three dozen states are required to quarantine for 14 days. If not, they could face fines up to $10,000.

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  1. CYRUS says:

    It may seem to some a harsh move, but we must exercise all precautions so that we do no have a resurgence in this disease. This is after all, a highly congested area, and the disease can spread very quickly once again if conditions allow it too.

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