W 42nd Street & 8th Avenue | Dangerous Intersections
The intersection at West 42nd Street and 8th Avenue is a dangerous one – and it’s often considered one of most dangerous intersections in New York City.
Located just a brief walk away from Times Square, this intersection is not only heavily trafficked by vehicles, but pedestrians too. Adding to the dangers, there’s A LOT going on! From street-side vendors to towering digital advertisements designed to grab your attention, this intersection can be disastrous if motorists and pedestrians aren’t careful.