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Semi Truck Driver Killed, Two Injured On New York State Thruway I-87 Near Tuxedo

Tuxedo, NY – A semi truck driver traveling south on the I-87 near Tuxedo New York. was killed on Monday night, September 9, after crashing into a minivan. The victim, identified as 35-year old Quadir Holman, was taken to a local hospital where he later died. Two people in the minivan were also treated for unknown injuries.

A truck driver has died from injuries suffered in a crash in Orange County overnight. State police say a minivan and tractor-trailer crashed in the southbound lanes of I-87 in Tuxedo around 9 p.m. yesterday. Both vehicles went over the side guardrail and the tractor-trailer landed deep into the woods.

A truck driver has died from injuries suffered in a crash in Orange County overnight. State police say a minivan and tractor-trailer crashed in the southbound lanes of I-87 in Tuxedo around 9 p.m. on September 9, 2013. Both vehicles went over the side guardrail and the tractor-trailer landed deep into the woods. Photo credit: news12.com.

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Semi Truck Hits CSX Rail Bridge in Syracuse

SYRACUSE, NY — A semi truck accident took place on Sunday, September 16, when a tractor trailer drove into a railroad bridge in Syracuse, New York.

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A semi truck struck a railroad bridge in Syracuse, NY on September 16, 2012 and was temporarily wedged underneath. The trucker failed to see the sign that there was only 12 ft 3 inches clearance.

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Fiery 18 Wheeler Crash on Route 19 in LeRoy, NY Injures 4

LEROY, NY – An 18 wheeler crashed into two passenger cars, then tipped over, burst into flames and dumped its load of gravel onto Route 19 in LeRoy, NY on Friday, September 30, 2011.

Twisted and burnt wreckage of fiery 18 wheeler crash with 2 passenger cars in LeRoy, NY on September 30, 2011 left several people injured and two cars destroyed.

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Troy NY Police Looking for Truck Driver Who Killed Child in Fatal Hit and Run Accident

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TROY, N.Y. – Troy police are looking for a man who killed a child in a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred in the City of Troy on Monday, May 30.

The city of Troy is located about 7 miles North of Albany, the state capital.

The child was identified as 6-year old Jahvion Perez who was struck in front of 395 10th Street around 7:45 p.m. Monday night.

The child was taken to Albany Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police say dozens of people watched as 21-year-old Roy Sanders struck the child  before fleeing in his pickup truck. ... Read More

Driver Hurt in Rollover Truck Accident in Utica New York

UTICA, NY – A driver was injured Thursday afternoon, December 30, in a rollover tractor trailer accident on a highway in Oneida County, New York State. The semi truck lost its load in the single vehicle crash which occurred on the New York Thruway, where it passes between the cities of Westmoreland and Utica, NY. The accident area is in the north central part of New York, about 182 miles southwest of Burlington, Vermont and about 156 miles north of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

On Thursday afternoon 48 year old Steven Didonna of Schenectady, NY was driving a semi trailer, headed west on the New York Thruway, also known as Interstate 90. The trailer section of the truck was carrying a load of bagged animal feed at the time of the truck accident. The semi truck is owned by Capitol Refrigerated Transport, based out of Schenectady, NY. ... Read More

Three Semis in Chain Reaction Truck Accident in New York

VAN BUREN, NY – Three semi trailers were involved in a chain reaction truck accident Tuesday night, December 7, on a highway in Onondaga County, New York. The multi vehicle crash was set off when one of the tractor trailers jackknifed on the New York Thruway near the city of Van Buren, NY. The accident area is in the north central section of the state, about 143 miles east of Buffalo, NY and about 140 miles north of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

On Tuesday night an unidentified truck driver was westbound on the New York Thruway, also known as Interstate 90. At the time of the truck accident it was dark and snowing and the highway surface was icy in areas. The cargo and destination of the semi trailer is not known. ... Read More

Highway Worker Killed in Buffalo NY Truck Accident

BUFFALO, NY – A highway worker was killed Tuesday morning, November 16, when the vehicle he was in was hit by a semi trailer on an interstate in Erie County, New York. A second worker was injured in the deadly truck accident which occurred in the city of Buffalo, on Interstate 190 south of the exit to Smith Street. The accident area is in the far northwest section of New York State, about 73 miles west of Rochester, NY and about 29 miles east of Pelham, Ontario, Canada.

Early Tuesday morning 27 year old David Baldi of Hamburg, NY was working as part of a highway crew. The four person team was repainting the stripes on the Niagara section of Interstate 190, also known as the New York Thruway. The crew was in the right lane of the interstate, which was closed to traffic. The painting truck was lit and several warning arrow boards were in use to alert drivers to the work crew. The painting crew is employed by Accent Stripe, Inc. of Orchard Park, NY. ... Read More

Rollover Semi Truck Accident in Cayuga County, NY Injures Driver

WEEDSPORT, NY- A driver was injured when his semi trailer truck rolled over early Tuesday morning, August 24, on a highway in Cayuga County, New York. The truck accident occurred on the New York Thruway just west of the exit for Weedsport, NY. The accident area is in the north central section of the state near the city of Syracuse, about 126 miles west of Buffalo, NY and about 79 miles north of Elmira, NY.

Hazmat teams from the New York Department of Environmental Conservation reported to the site of the truck accident to clean up the fuel spill.

Shortly after 5:30 a.m. Tuesday morning 40 year old Michael E. Sullivan of Felicity, Ohio was driving a semi trailer truck east on the New York Thruway in Cayuga County, NY. The trailer of the truck was loaded with a cargo of cardboard boxes. The New York Thruway is also known as I-90. ... Read More

Truck Accident on New York Thruway Causes Chemical Spill

CATSKILL, NY – A truck accident in the early hours on Monday morning, June 28, spilled a large amount of its chemical cargo on the New York Thruway in Greene County, New York. The single vehicle collision occurred in the northbound lanes of the highway between the towns of Saugerties and Catskill, NY. The accident area is in the north central section of the state, about 35 miles south of Albany, NY and about 42 miles west of Canaan, Connecticut.

The Thruway was closed for seven hours after 3,000 gallons of chlorine spilled from the semi.

At about 1:50 a.m. Monday morning 55 year old Robert Lawrence of Galway, NY was driving a semi tanker truck north on the New York Thruway in Greene County, NY. Mr. Lawrence was driving a tanker truck owned by Slack Chemical Company based in Cartage, NY. He was carrying a cargo of about 4,700 gallons of hypochlorite solution, a bleach-like chemical. According to experts the chemical is similar to swimming pool-shock treatment and stronger than regular household bleach.  ... Read More

Fiery Truck Accident in New York Kills Driver

LE ROY, NY – A driver died when his semi trailer truck crashed and burst into flames Tuesday morning, June 22, in Genesee County, New York. The deadly truck accident occurred on the New York State Thruway, also known as Interstate 90, near the town of Le Roy, NY. The area is about 27 miles southwest of the Rochester metro region in the northwest section of the state, about 58 miles east of Buffalo, NY and about 105 miles west of Syracuse, NY.

After crashing into the trees the semi trailer truck burst into flames, engulfing the cab.

Shortly before 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning 49 year old Freddie Hatfield of Decatur, Alabama was driving a semi trailer truck east on the New York State Thruway/I-90 in Genesee County, NY. The trailer truck was carrying a cargo of paper rolls and other building materials for a company based out of Lincoln, Nebraska. The truck driver was traveling a route that began in Ohio and was destined for Gates, NY. ... Read More

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