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Two dead in New York wrong-way crash

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 00:25

A wrong-way crash on the New York State Thruway kills two drivers and shuts down traffic during the busy morning commute. Linda So reports.

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A wrong way crash on the New York State Thruway in Rockland County. Police say a pick up truck and an SUV collided head-on killing both drivers. Traffic was backed up for miles during the busy morning rush as crews worked to clear the wreckage. SOUNDBITE: JANICE ZEZINA, DRIVER, SAYING: "Heavy truck traffic, they couldn't get emergency vehicles down the lanes. It was pretty tough." Police say the two drivers who were killed were alone in their cars when the crash occurred.

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Two dead in New York wrong-way crash

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 00:25