Anticipated high winds: Tractor-trailers and box trucks banned from Buffalo Skyway beginning at noon

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — In anticipation of high winds headed Buffalo’s way, the New York State Department of Transportation is banning tractor-trailers and box trucks on the Skyway beginning at 12 p.m.

Tractor-trailers and box trucks will be banned on Route 5 from I-190 to Ridge Road in the cities of Buffalo and Lackawanna at noon until further notice.

The DOT said in a news release they will continue to monitor the evolving weather conditions.

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