Slippery Conditions Caused Accidents Across the State Tuesday

Jackknifed Tractor Trailer in Tolland (@TollandAlert)

State and local police responded to several crashes across the state during icy conditions Tuesday.

State police responded to Interstate 84 East in Tolland between exits 66 and 68 after two separate tractor-trailer accidents. In both incidents, the truck slid off the highway.

Both trucks were leaking diesel fuel, prompting a response by DEEP.

In Hartford, a minor accident near exit 52 on I-84 Eastbound near the tunnel caused all lanes to be closed just before 10 p.m. Tuesday.

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