Tonight, February 11, Cross Bronx Expressway in new York there was a major accident involving at least 5 cars. According to preliminary information, 1 person died, 6 with injuries of varying severity were hospitalized.
According to representatives of the police Department of new York (NYPD), about 1.20 a night on the Western lanes of Cross Bronx Expressway collided 2 cars.
From @wcbs880 #Chopper880: Fatal crash on the westbound Cross Bronx Expressway closes lanes on both sides of 95, inbound delays at the GWB 60-90 minutes; updates all morning on @wcbs880; @wcbs880traffic pic.twitter.com/a1N5fJCM59
— Tom Kaminski (@TomKaminskiWCBS) February 11, 2019
When the drivers got out to inspect the damage, the scene of the accident «flew» 3rd machine, and behind it — and 2.
One of the drivers emerged from the car, died at the scene. 6 people were taken to hospitals in the Bronx. According to doctors, 1 man is in critical condition, 1 woman in serious, but stable, the rest minor injuries.
STOP RACING ITS NOT WORTH IT. CROSS BRONX EXPRESSWAY pic.twitter.com/O6jam5ZRiQ
— PIRATE PIRATE (@Cintronanthony0) February 11, 2019
All the Western bands of the motorway and the Eastern one blocked for a few hours. On the bridge of George Washington all morning was a huge tube.
Now the situation more-was less adjusted, but motorists are still advised to avoid the area. Alternatively, it is proposed Bruckner Expressway and crossing of the Hudson the best options — the Lincoln or Holland tunnels.
Circumstances of road accident are established.