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  • ‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign enforces seat belt use

    ‘Click It or Ticket’ campaign enforces seat belt use

    Sunday, May 28 2017 5:43 PM EDT2017-05-28 21:43:37 GMT

    Authorities around the state are enforcing the use of seat belts Memorial Day weekend, and those who aren't properly buckled up could face a fine. 

    Authorities around the state are enforcing the use of seat belts Memorial Day weekend, and those who aren't properly buckled up could face a fine. 

  • Roadways dry up, conditions improve for getaway day

    Roadways dry up, conditions improve for getaway day

    Friday, May 26 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-05-26 20:42:02 GMT

    The wet weather created a messy and slow-moving commute earlier this morning.

    The wet weather created a messy and slow-moving commute earlier this morning.

  • Hudson Valley gets set to kick off summer

    Hudson Valley gets set to kick off summer

    Thursday, May 25 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-05-26 01:03:16 GMT
    AAA predicts nearly 40 million people will travel at least 50 miles away from home this Memorial Day weekend.AAA predicts nearly 40 million people will travel at least 50 miles away from home this Memorial Day weekend.

    Today marks the unofficial kickoff to summer. AAA predicts nearly 40 million people will travel at least 50 miles away from home this Memorial Day weekend. 

    Today marks the unofficial kickoff to summer. AAA predicts nearly 40 million people will travel at least 50 miles away from home this Memorial Day weekend. 

  • Good Samaritan rescues tow truck operator

    Good Samaritan rescues tow truck operator

    Thursday, May 25 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-05-26 01:00:14 GMT
    A tow truck operator was attempting to hook up a car around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday on Orchard Street when the tow truck rolled backward and ran over the lower part of the man's leg.A tow truck operator was attempting to hook up a car around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday on Orchard Street when the tow truck rolled backward and ran over the lower part of the man's leg.

    A good Samaritan in Yonkers is being commended after jumping into action to help a tow truck driver who was hurt while working on the job. 

    A good Samaritan in Yonkers is being commended after jumping into action to help a tow truck driver who was hurt while working on the job. 

  • Crash witness: Tractor-trailer "obliterated" on parkway

    Crash witness: Tractor-trailer "obliterated" on parkway

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 3:48 PM EDT2017-05-24 19:48:05 GMT
    One witness tell News 12 the trailer was "obliterated" and was the worst accident of its kind that he has ever seen.One witness tell News 12 the trailer was "obliterated" and was the worst accident of its kind that he has ever seen.

    Drivers using the Bronx River Parkway experienced heavy delays this morning after a tractor was demolished after hitting an overpass.

    Drivers using the Bronx River Parkway experienced heavy delays this morning after a tractor was demolished after hitting an overpass.

  • Plane catches fire in Newark

    Plane catches fire in Newark

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-05-24 13:07:24 GMT
    Newark airport in New Jersey is back open this morning after a plane caught fire on the tarmac.Newark airport in New Jersey is back open this morning after a plane caught fire on the tarmac.

    Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey is back open this morning after a plane caught fire on the tarmac. 

    Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey is back open this morning after a plane caught fire on the tarmac. 

  • Man fatally struck by train in Hartsdale

    Man fatally struck by train in Hartsdale

    Sunday, May 21 2017 7:25 PM EDT2017-05-21 23:25:22 GMT

    News 12 has learned that a person was hit by a train in Hartsdale on Sunday. MTA police say a man was “trespassing” and was hit by a northbound train that originated at Grand Central. 

    News 12 has learned that a person was hit by a train in Hartsdale on Sunday. MTA police say a man was “trespassing” and was hit by a northbound train that originated at Grand Central. 

  • Lawmakers push for better technology after Metro-North derailment

    Lawmakers push for better technology after Metro-North derailment

    Friday, May 19 2017 7:19 PM EDT2017-05-19 23:19:21 GMT
    Crews worked overnight and continue to make repairs to the tracks at the Rye station after five of 12 cars left the tracks around 4:30 p.m. yesterdayCrews worked overnight and continue to make repairs to the tracks at the Rye station after five of 12 cars left the tracks around 4:30 p.m. yesterday

    Lawmakers are calling for Positive Train Control to be put in place immediately following an MTA train derailment Thursday.

    Lawmakers are calling for Positive Train Control to be put in place immediately following an MTA train derailment Thursday.

  • Driver crashes into train tracks, sets off fire

    Driver crashes into train tracks, sets off fire

    Thursday, May 18 2017 1:01 PM EDT2017-05-18 17:01:43 GMT
    Authorities say an 81-year-old SUV driver stepped on the gas instead of the brake, went through a fence and hit the electrified third rail on Wednesday.Authorities say an 81-year-old SUV driver stepped on the gas instead of the brake, went through a fence and hit the electrified third rail on Wednesday.

    Things are getting back to normal on Metro-North's Harlem line after a fire on the tracks near the Valhalla train station Wednesday. 

    Things are getting back to normal on Metro-North's Harlem line after a fire on the tracks near the Valhalla train station Wednesday. 

  • New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    New York eyes 'textalyzer' to combat distracted driving

    Monday, May 15 2017 10:16 AM EDT2017-05-15 14:16:22 GMT
    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

    Legislation would allow police to use a so-called "textalyzer" to determine if a driver had been clicking, tapping or swiping a mobile device in the moments before an injury-involved accident.   

  • Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Judge rules 'probable cause' to charge Amtrak derailment engineer

    Monday, May 15 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-05-15 05:39:59 GMT
    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

    A Philadelphia judge has ruled that there is "probable cause" to charge Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian in the deadly 2015 train derailment.

  • Officials: Ashford Avenue Bridge construction ahead of scheduled

    Officials: Ashford Avenue Bridge construction ahead of scheduled

    Thursday, May 4 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-05-04 21:07:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 4 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-05-04 21:07:23 GMT

    Officials say that construction on the Ashford Avenue Bridge in Dobbs Ferry is ahead of schedule. 

    Officials say that construction on the Ashford Avenue Bridge in Dobbs Ferry is ahead of schedule. 

  • Harrison road reopens after crash

    Harrison road reopens after crash

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-05-03 17:37:42 GMT
    Wednesday, May 3 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-05-03 17:37:42 GMT
    Police say the cars collided on North Street, near Park Drive South, around 7 p.m.Police say the cars collided on North Street, near Park Drive South, around 7 p.m.

    A busy road in Harrison is open again this morning after a two-car accident on Tuesday. 

    A busy road in Harrison is open again this morning after a two-car accident on Tuesday. 

  • Port Chester raises parking costs, fines

    Port Chester raises parking costs, fines

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 5:34 PM EDT2017-05-02 21:34:20 GMT
    Tuesday, May 2 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-05-02 23:22:32 GMT

    The village of Port Chester has raised parking costs and fines.

    The village of Port Chester has raised parking costs and fines.

  • State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    State to enforce 'Move Over' law

    Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.Thruway workers, state police and tow truck operators are handing out flyers today along interstate rest stops like the one in Ramapo to remind drivers of the "Move Over" law.

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

    Drivers across the Hudson Valley are being reminded to clear the way for first responders. 

  • Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Operation Safe Stop hopes to protect school kids

    Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.Police say the goal is to reduce fatalities and injuries to school children while educating motorists about the laws regarding school buses and bus stops.

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

    Police across the state and in the Hudson Valley are cracking down on motorists who fail to stop for school buses. 

  • Uber upgrades user ratings

    Uber upgrades user ratings

    The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.The ride-hailing app is now making it easier for you to see your user rating.

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

    On-demand car service Uber wants you to respect your driver when you hop in the car. 

  • Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    Pedestrian struck by car in New Rochelle

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening.

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

    A man was hit by a car and seriously injured in New Rochelle on Tuesday evening. Police say it happened on North Avenue around 10 p.m. 

  • Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Schumer calls for CSX changes in wake of accident

    Sen. Chuck SchumerSen. Chuck Schumer

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. Schumer joined Rockland County Executive Ed Day near the train tracks on New Main Street in Haverstraw, where last week a CSX train collided with a commercial truck carrying cars. Schumer says he is asking the Department of Transportation and the Department of Energy to finalize a review of the transportation of highly flammable oil shipments. Schumer ...

    Sen. Chuck Schumer was in Rockland County Monday to call for train safety changes after last week's truck-train crash in Haverstraw. 

  • News

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Cuomo unveils plan to fast-track transportation hub

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in the Hudson Valley Sunday to announce a plan to fast-track a major, local infrastructure project.

  • News

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Milestone reached at new Tappan Zee Bridge

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

    Construction crews reached another milestone in the construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge. 

  • News

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    Drivers warned against dangers of drowsy driving

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

    As daylight saving time kicks off, the New York State Partnership Against Drowsy Driving is emphasizing the danger of being tired behind the wheel.

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