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Man Stuck in Stopped Traffic in Holland Tunnel Gets Out of Car, Starts Walking: Police

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    A man stuck in stopped traffic in the Holland Tunnel decided to get out of his car and start walking, police say. (Published Friday, Aug. 11, 2017)

    A man stuck in stopped traffic in the Holland Tunnel decided to get out of his car and start walking, police say.

    Police had been forced to stop traffic to help a 22-year-old man who had suffered a medical emergency; an ambulance had to make its way inside the tube, which compounded the traffic jam, according to Port Authority officials.

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    The man who ended up ditching his car apparently was frustrated by the bottleneck. He was quickly arrested on a trespassing charge, according to police. No other details were available about the man who was arrested.

    The man who suffered a medical emergency was taken to an area hospital to be treated.

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