Car fire causes delays at Battery Tunnel

April 28, 2009 7:34:48 AM PDT
A car fire closed the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel for a while, causing traffic backups.The fire broke out inside the tunnel, on the Brooklyn side, just before 9 a.m.

Firefighters raced to the scene from the Manhattan side to extinguish the flames.

The tunnel reportedly filled with smoke and drivers had to exit the tunnel by foot.

No injuries were reported.

[GET EYEWITNESS NEWS DELIVERED: Click here to sign up]


MORE NEW YORK AND TRI-STATE AREA NEWS

USEFUL LINKS:
SEND TIP OR PHOTO  || REPORT TYPO ||  GET WIDGET

 EYEWITNESS TWITTER ||  FIND US ON FACEBOOK


Load Comments