Giant Billboard Crashes Down On BQE Near Metropolitan Avenue In Williamsburg
A billboard on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway between Meeker Ave. and Metropolitan Ave. has collapsed and fallen onto the highway and street below. The billboard fell 200 feet, and is blocking off traffic on the BQE. Authorities say the billboard, which is 200 x 300 feet, came down due to those high winds at 412 Meeker Avenue. No injuries have been reported yet.