Tom Brokaw, an NBC news personality, was recently involved in a fatal car accident in New York City. The accident occurred at approximately 1pm on the Bruckner Expressway.
Brokaw was forced to swerve to avoid a cable on the road. Another driver did the same, which resulted in a mail truck traveling into Brokaw’s lane. In turn, his car collided with the mail truck.
The driver of the other car was ejected and pronounced dead on the scene. Fortunately, Brokaw and his wife were not injured. It is unknown why there was a cable in the roadway.
It will be interesting to see what comes of this story in the days to follow. Stay tuned for updates.