Downtown Syracuse can be dangerous for both pedestrians and drivers. The roads have restrictions regarding left hand turns however that does not stop motorists. These motorists present a danger to pedestrians who would not expect a car to make an illegal left hand turn and drivers alike. In addition, particularly during the work day traffic tendas to be heavy in the downtown area and this congestion leads to additonal accidents.
One such accident occurred this morning during rush hour traffic in downtown syracuse sending multiple people to the hospital.
For more information on this subject matter, please refer to the section on Car and Motorcycle Accidents.