I-84 West Reopens After Wrong-Way Crash in Plainville

two vehicles damaged after a wrong-way crash
NBC Connecticut

A wrong-way driver caused a crash that closed I-84 West in Plainville on Sunday morning.

Two SUVs collided between exits 33 and 32 around 4:30 a.m., according to state police.

Police said 34-year-old Jacqueline Nieves was driving the wrong way on the highway when she hit another SUV head-on.

The passenger in the other vehicle suffered a serious injury, according to police. The driver suffered a minor injury.

Nieves had a minor injury, police said.

The highway reopened around 9 a.m.

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