ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Jill Szwed’s Weather Report has us with another cold day today as temperatures will be in the 40’s again. In today’s 5 things to know, a serious crash happened in Menands last night, kids 5 to 11 can now get the vaccine, and a report was released about fatal accidents and the deadliest roads in the Capital Region.
1. 18-year-old arrested with handgun
An 18-year-old Albany man was arrested for possession of a handgun after a fight call on Lark Street.
2. Serious crash in Menands last night
A white van hit an electric pole and the side of a pole on Broadway in Menands least night
3. Report on fatal accidents and deadliest roads in the Capital Region
MoneyGeek has released a report on fatal accidents and the deadliest roads in New York. A total of 2,725 fatal vehicle accidents were recorded in New York from 2017 to 2019.
4. US allows kids 5 to 11 to get COVID vaccine shot
The U.S. has given final clearance to kids to take the Pfizer’s kid-size COVID-19 shot.
5. Albany will rely more on contractors for snow removal
With Albany facing a driver shortage they will look to contractors for snow removal this winter.