Tractor-trailer runs off road on Bronx Boulevard

A tractor-trailer apparently ran off the road at Bronx Boulevard and East 228th Street Wednesday.

A tractor-trailer apparently ran off the road at Bronx Boulevard and East 228th Street Wednesday. (6/8/16)

THE BRONX - A tractor-trailer apparently ran off the road at Bronx Boulevard and East 228th Street Wednesday.

EMS says it happened around 4:18 p.m.

The truck was attempting to make a turn at the time, but it slipped down an embankment, officials say.

The driver says he lost traction at the wheels.

Fire officials say only the driver was involved, and there were no injuries. The driver did get a ticket for improperly entering the park with a vehicle.

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