I-91 in Meriden Reopens After Multi-Vehicle Crash With Serious Injuries

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NBC Connecticut

Interstate 91 south in Meriden has reopened after a multi-vehicle crash with serious injuries closed the highway for several hours.

State police said they were advised of the on I-91 south near exit 18 around 3 p.m. The highway reopened about five hours later.

State Dept. of Transportation officials said the highway closed between exits 18 and 17. Traffic was diverted off of exit 18, troopers added.

Multiple vehicles were involved in the crash, however, authorities did not say exactly how many. It's unclear how many people are injured.

State DOT, EMS and the local fire departments all responded to the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. No additional information was immediately available.

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