Officials: 8 injured in Bronx River Parkway car pileup

Saturday’s winter weather may have played a major part in a multicar pileup on the Bronx River Parkway, officials said.
Officials say the call came in to first responders for the accident at around 1:30 p.m.
They say eight injured people were taken to the hospital – one of them serious and in life-threatening condition.
 
The incident caused a major traffic jam in the area.