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Breaking News: Crash At I-95/I-287 Junction Causes Morning Gridlock
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Tractor-Trailer Driver Hospitalized After Crashing Into Westchester Yard

The driver of a tractor-trailer lost control of his rig and crashed into the front lawn of a Rye home.
The driver of a tractor-trailer lost control of his rig and crashed into the front lawn of a Rye home. Photo Credit: Anonymous Submission via Kempter's Fire Wire

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - A truck driver was hospitalized after losing control of his tractor-trailer and landing in the front yard of a Rye home off the I-287 exit ramp from I-95 early on Friday morning .

Shortly after 6 a.m. on Friday morning, police said the driver, whose name has not been released, lost control of his rig - which was carrying gummy bears and Swedish Fish - and crashed through some trees and a fence before coming to a stop on a Grace Church Street lawn.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was hospitalized as a precaution. The nature of his injuries has not been released, though they were non-life-threatening. No injuries were reported by the homeowners.

Police are currently investigating the crash to determine the cause, which was not immediately clear. Local police, firefighters, state police and Vincent’s Service Station assisted at the scene, which was quickly cleared.

The crash led to ramp restrictions during the morning commute in the area, with traffic backed up several exits as the investigation began. Keep following Daily Voice for more updates as they become available.

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