Of late, there have been several fatalities on the road - a few pedestrians and some car accidents - most likely due to early darkness on a busy highway.
|On Route 6/202 Approaching Bear Mountain Bridge|
Photo from Journal News
Having done that drive many times, I'm surprised that this kind of thing doesn't happen more often. It is a breathtaking section of Route 6, but can be dangerous with lots of truck traffic. I'm including the video I took of that section of the drive below. It begins in Newtown, CT and ends just over the Bear Mountain Bridge....