QUEENS — The FDNY reported an all-hands accident on the Belt Parkway Saturday night after a sanitation truck hit the overpass at Merrick Boulevard and overturned.
Two vehicles became pinned underneath the overturned truck and four people were injured, one seriously, authorities said Saturday night.
Due to a multi-vehicle collision, westbound lanes of the Belt Parkway are closed at Merrick Boulevard in Queens. Consider alt routes. Multilingual & ASL Link: https://t.co/GpdlTK7FPB.
— NYCEM – Notify NYC (@NotifyNYC) February 24, 2019
NYC emergency notification system reported the westbound lanes of the Belt Parkway were closed at Merrick Boulevard in Queens, and asked drivers to find alternate routes if possible.
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