BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Tuesday night you can see cars racing on the Skyway. The show Top Gear on the History Channel is airing the episode they filmed in Buffalo over the summer.
Production crews shut down the the Skyway for four hours shooting action scenes, using fast and unusual cars. Tuesday's show airs at 9 p.m.
“Top Gear" features super cars, extreme stunts and strange challenges with cars. They spent a few days in Western New York over the summer, and the big scene was on the highest point of the Skyway, which a producer says was chosen because it's visually stunning.
From the 33rd floor of the HSBC Tower, News 4 cameras were able to see what appeared to be a half-boat, half-truck, and the scene that crews kept shooting over and over has the red life saving ring on the hood of the car eventually fly off into the road.
Town of Evans Police are asking the public for information about an abandoned puppy that was found on the side of Holland Road.
Customers filled the seats of Mom's Restaurant, in Niagara Falls, Thursday afternoon. The restaurant posted a sign saying that after 58 years they are closing their doors.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
In an effort to combat childhood obesity, a local school district is now banning a popular sweet treat.
Local workers will be demonstrating outside of the McDonalds, on Main Street near Utica, Thursday at 5 p.m.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office arrested a Kenmore man they say was driving a commercial motor vehicle while intoxicated.