New York State Police are investigating after a car slammed into a guardrail on a bridge over 490 in Rochester. The New York State Department of Transportation inspected the bridge and deemed it safe. Troopers said the driver was leaving a bar when she lost control and crashed on the Alexander Street overpass around 2:40 a.m. Pieces of concrete broke off the bridge and fell onto the highway. Police are investigating if alcohol was involved.The driver was taken to the hospital.
State Police say they are looking into whether alcohol was a factor into this accident on the Alexander st bridge overpass over 490. The accident happened around 2:45 am. Troopers say she had just left the parking lot on Broadway and Alexander. #roc @SPECNewsROC pic.twitter.com/sQuVk9qHcY— scott barstow (@barstow_scott) July 13, 2018