Contact Us
Bronxville Daily Voice serves Bronxville, NY
Return to your home site

Menu

Bronxville Daily Voice serves Bronxville, NY

Nearby Towns

news

One Killed In Overnight Tractor-Trailer Crash On I-87

John Rivera, 59, lost control of his vehicle on the southbound I-87 ramp from Route 17.
John Rivera, 59, lost control of his vehicle on the southbound I-87 ramp from Route 17. Photo Credit: Google Maps

HILLBURN, N.Y. -- State Police are investigating an overnight rollover accident that resulted in the death of a Bridgeport, Conn., man on southbound I-87 in Hillburn in Rockland County.

The investigation has revealed that a 2007 Volvo tractor-trailer operated by John Rivera, 59, lost control of his vehicle on the ramp from Route 17 at around midnight, striking the guide rail off the left shoulder of the roadway, police said.

Rivera then continued across both lanes of traffic, rolling over, according to police.

Rivera was pronounced dead at the scene by the Rockland County Medical Examiner.

The investigation is ongoing.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Bronxville Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.