Traffic is getting by on Route 8 southbound in Thomaston after a crash briefly closed both sides of the highway Thursday afternoon, according to state police.
According to the state Department of Transportation, two cars collided in the area of exits 38 and 39 on the northbound side of the highway.
State police said the northbound side is clear and one southbound lane has reopened.
Dispatchers said injuries have been reported. There has been no word on the conditions of the people involved.
No additional information was immediately available.
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