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UPDATE: Police, Fire. EMS Respond for Serious Collision on the Liberty Bridge

Date: April 12, 2022
Incident Type: MVA
Location: Zone 3

UPDATE/CORRECTION: The female driver was not transported to the hospital. Police administered a field sobriety test on scene and she was transported for further testing.

Original post:

At 1:55 a.m. Police, Fire and EMS crews were alerted to a single vehicle collision on the Liberty Bridge.

The vehicle was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed heading inbound out of the tunnel when it crashed into a guardrail and caught fire.

EMS transported the female driver and the male passenger to the hospital. The male was in critical condition.

The Collision Investigation Unit was called to the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz