NY TRAFFIC ALERT - Multiple Fatalities In Crash On George Washington Bridge

  • NY TRAFFIC ALERT - Multiple Fatalities In Crash On George Washington Bridge

NY TRAFFIC ALERT - Multiple Fatalities In Crash On George Washington Bridge

They were heading east on the upper level of the bridge about 8 p.m. when their GMC Acadia slammed into the back of the truck, according to Port Authority and FDNY officials.

No identifying information is available on the people injured in the Wednesday collision.

Manhattan: George Washington Bridge, 2 killed & 4 in serious condition, after a multiple auto MVA on the lower level, Both directions closed. After an SUV and a box truck crashed near the George Washington Bridge.

Pedercini's wife and mother-in-law, and his 1-year-old daughter survived the crash.

The driver of the SUV and the child were taken to Presbyterian Hospital Columbia where they both died.

The individuals in the SUV were family members, though their exact relations weren't clear late Wednesday night, sources believe that.

A 2003 GMC Envoy with New Jersey plates hit the rear of a commercial truck that was stopped in the left lane on the eastbound upper level, Pentangelo said.

Officials have not released the names of the two people who died.