Truck hit by object thrown from Thruway overpass

WHEATLAND, N.Y. (AP) — State police say they’re investigating damage caused to a tractor-trailer by an object that was tossed from a Thruway overpass in western New York.

Investigators say the truck was traveling on Interstate 90 early Thursday morning when it was struck by an object that was apparently thrown from an overpass in the Monroe County town of Wheatland, 10 miles southwest of Rochester.

The driver wasn’t injured.

The state police Thruway station near Buffalo says troopers remain at the scene investigating the incident. No other details are available. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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