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Accidents, Downed Trees Close Roads Across the State

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The state Department of Transportation reported several accidents throughout the state and they have caused quite the back up for morning commuters on Wednesday. There are also several road closures after storms.


A portion of Interstate 95 southbound has been shutdown due to a crash involving multiple tractor-trailers in Bridgeport. Exits 29 and 27 have been closed due to crash involving at least three tractor-trailers, according to DOT officials.


Route 126 is closed by Sand Road. Tree and wires are down.


The left lane was closed after a vehicle rolled over on I-95 southbound between Exits 63 and 62.

East Hampton

Route 16 closed because wires came down on the road.


Route 272 is closed at Route 263 after a tree came down on wires.


A single-vehicle crash closed a portion of I-84 in Hartford. The left lane of I-84 eastbound between exits 44 and 46 was closed.

Later, the left lane of Interstate 91 was closed between exits 28 and 29.


An overturned vehicle has blocked two lanes of I-91 southbound before exit 20. Heavy delays are reported in the area.

New Haven

The three left lanes of I-91 northbound between Exits 5 and 6 are closed after a three car accident. The crash happened just before 5:30 a.m. There has been no information on injuries or what may have caused the accident.


Route 272 is closed at Winchester Road because of a tree in wires.

West Hartford

A multi-vehicle crash has closed some lanes on I-84 in West Hartford. The right and center lanes of I-84 eastbound between exits 41 and 43 are currently closed. There's no estimate on when it will reopen.


Route 53/Newtown Turnpike is closed at Grindstone Hill Rd. because of downed trees down.


A crash involving two vehicles closed multiple lanes on I-91 Northbound in Windsor.

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