BREAKING! ABANDONED U-HAUL TRUCK has closed NYC RFK Triboro Bridge

This might be nothing but the RFK, also known as the Triboro Bridge, is shut down in all 3  directions due to an abandoned rental truck.

Police say a UHaul truck on the Manhattan span of the bridge was  abandoned and is leaking gasoline.Police and Hazmat teams  are examining the vehicle now.

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NEW YORK CITY police are investigating a truck abandoned several yards from a toll booth near the Manhattan side of theTriborough Bridge.

Police say witnesses reported seeing a man flee the vehicle sometime Wednesday night and a smell of gasoline was reported coming from the vehicle, which was described as a U-Haul or Ryder truck.

The Bridge was shut down to traffic and emergency services officers along with the bomb Squad and the FDNY are responding to the scene. No other information was immediately available.

UPDATE 1:  12:12AM: Bomb squad has checked out the truck and it appears to be empty. All lanes still closed. Investigation still ongoing. Driver nowhere to be found.

UPDATE 2: 12:23AM: NO BOMB found.

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