I-95 Closed for Hours After A Dozen Collisions

By Stephanie O'Connell
|  Sunday, Feb 17, 2013  |  Updated 9:24 AM EDT
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I-95 Closed for Hours After A Dozen Collisions

Conn DOT

I-95 in West Haven was shut down for hours Sunday morning after dozens of cars were involved in accidents.

Both sides of I-95 were closed this morning  after State Troopers discovered that numerous vehicles had lost control on the untreated, snowy roadway. 

Troop G responded to the area of Exits 41-43 in West Haven around 2:30 Sunday morning. There they discovered an excess of 12 collisions involving approximately 30 vehicles and 26 complaints of injuries.
 
Fire departments from West Haven, Milford and Orange and police from West Haven and Milford assisted Troop G.
 
The interstate was closed for approximately two hours before reopening around 4:30 a.m.

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