Yonkers Man Dies in Wrong-Way Crash on Bronx Highway: NYPD - NBC New York

Yonkers Man Dies in Wrong-Way Crash on Bronx Highway: NYPD

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    Yonkers Man Dies in Wrong-Way Crash on Bronx Highway: NYPD
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    A Yonkers man died after he crashed into a truck while going the wrong way up an exit ramp off the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx Tuesday morning, police say. 

    The driver, identified as 63-year-old Douglas Kaplan, drove his gray Toyota Camry the wrong way up the ramp at West 233rd Street and Jerome Avenue at about 7 a.m., according to police. He hit a New York City Department of Transportation truck.

    Kaplan was pronounced dead at the scene. 

    It's not clear why he was going the wrong way on the ramp.

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