Crews respond to fiery Thruway crash near Weedsport

WEEDSPORT, N.Y. (WROC) — First responders are attending to a crash on the New York State Thruway near Weedsport. Details are limited at this time. We have a crew on the way to investigate this crash. (News 8 WROC viewer submitted photo) (News 8 WROC viewer submitted photo) The Weedsport exit is No. 40. According … Read more

PHOTOS: NYS Thruway before and after cashless tolling

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The New York State Thruway Authority has released a photo gallery of interchange locations along the Thruway before and after cashless tolling. In 2019, crews began constructing gantries to replace the toll plazas. Cashless tolling now in effect for Rip Van Winkle Bridge Removal of the toll plazas began in November … Read more

Tour bus rolls over in Cayuga County, more than 50 taken to hospitals

BRUTUS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A tour bus rollover accident occurred Saturday afternoon on the New York State Thruway heading westbound just after exit 40 near Weedsport, according to New York State Police. The driver has been identified as Fermin Vasquez, 66, of Wingdale, New York. Officials say that there were over 50 passengers on the … Read more

Gay lawmakers push back against Chick-fil-As in Thruway remodel

ALBANY, N.Y. (WROC) — Some New York legislators are pushing back against including Chick-fil-A in newly updated service areas along the Thruway. Renovations, new food options coming to Thruway service areas near you Rochester-area Assemblymember Harry Bronson requested that the New York State Thruway Authority reconsider due to Chick-fil-A’s history of anti-LGBTQ sentiment. He is … Read more