November 29, 2022 Bronx, New York – A woman was killed when her car was crushed between two tractor trailers in a collision that made the vehicle explode on impact, bursting into flames.
Police say incident happened just after midnight on the Cross Bronx Expressway, when a large box truck was rear ended by a sedan ear exit 1A.
While the two cars were stopped, the sedan was also rear ended by another tractor-trailer, crashing it into the box truck, causing it to burst in flames, police said.
The woman driver of the car died, while drivers of the two tractor-trailers were not injured.
The fiery wreckage shut down the Cross Bronx Expressway in both directions at the Major Deegan Expressway in The Bronx.