Truck hits Young Street overpass. February 28, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) - The City of Tonawanda is taking action to prevent more tractor trailers from crashing into a low CSX bridge on Young Street. Mayor Rick Davis issued an executive order banning large tractor trailers from traveling on Young Street between Fillmore Street and Twin Cities...
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Brian Mazurowski
January 31, 2019 - 11:20 am
Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) - Ever since Tuesday night, tractor-trailers have been banned from the Thruway between Rochester and the Pennsylvania line, but anyone who has ventured outside over the past couple of days can tell you not everyone is paying attention to the warnings. Now, the Governor is...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) - Town of Tonawanda Police say one man is dead after a car fire on a residential street. Police say they responded to the area of Wynnwood Ave and Yorkshire Rd on a report of a vehicle on fire at 10:30 Monday night. Neighbors in the area called 911 after hearing a loud ‘boom’...
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Richard Root
June 23, 2017 - 12:55 am
Lancaster, NY (WBEN) - Over a week after a hit and run accident on Grand Island, which New York State Police are still trying to solve, a man is dead after being struck on Broadway in Lancaster. Police say a 28-year-old man was hit on Broadway near Pavement Road very early Thursday morning. The...
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Richard Root
June 14, 2017 - 1:50 am
State Police Seel Public Assistance for Hit and Run of a pedestrian On June 13, 2017 at 8:06 PM, Troopers responded to a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on East River Road, Grand Island, NY. Investigation reveals that newer black four-door Dodge pick-up truck with passenger side mirror damage struck...
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WKBW Photo/Dave Thompson
May 29, 2017 - 5:15 am
HAMBURG, N.Y. (WBEN) - The driver of a tractor trailer died after he crashed off the I-90 into a Hamburg home on Sunday evening. State Police tell Channel 7 that the tractor trailer traveled off the interstate and landed inside a home on Highland Parkway in Hamburg. The people who live at the home...
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