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Tuesday, Aug 30, 2011 at 09:29 AM EDT

Overturned Truck Closes I-84E in Waterbury

Traffic is slow on Interstate 84 in Waterbury after a tractor-trailer carrying rocks overturned. The eastbound side of the highway is closed at exit 25 and traffic is backed up from exit 21 to 25. There are...

Friday, Aug 26, 2011 at 06:57 PM EDT

Irene Affects Buses, Trains, Ferries

Irene Affects Buses, Trains, Ferries

Be prepared for public modes of transportation to be affected during the storm. CTTRANSIT bus service will be suspended in  the Hartford, New Haven, Stamford, Bristol, New Britain, Meriden, Waterbury...

Thursday, Aug 25, 2011 at 02:00 PM EDT

Gas Leak Stops Train Traffic

Gas Leak Stops Train Traffic

Metro-North train service was stopped in Stamford after a propane leak and evacuations are underway in the area. Metropolitan Transportation Authority police requested a hold on the tracks in Stamford...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2011 at 12:09 PM EDT

Lawmaker Pushing for Passengers' Bill of Rights

Lawmaker Pushing for Passengers' Bill of Rights

There is more fallout from recent Metro-North train troubles and Republican state senator Toni Boucher is now calling for a "rail passengers' bill of rights." Under Boucher's proposal, passengers...

Monday, Aug 22, 2011 at 05:50 PM EDT

Spending More, Getting Less for Buses And Trains

Spending More, Getting Less for Buses And Trains

Commuters who travel on CT Transit will be spending more but getting less for what they pay to ride buses and trains.

Tuesday, Aug 9, 2011 at 07:19 AM EDT

Wallingford Man Dies in Rt. 9 Crash in Essex

Wallingford Man Dies in Rt. 9 Crash in Essex

A Wallingford man was killed in a one-vehicle crash on Route 9 northbound in Essex on Monday afternoon. Kurt Anderson, 41, of Wallingford, was killed after he lost control of his vehicle...

Thursday, Aug 4, 2011 at 08:40 AM EDT

Route 7, New Milford Closed

Route 7, New Milford Closed

Route 7 in New Milford is closed from Still River to Sunny Valley South because of two separate crashes that have taken down a pole and wires. The busy road will be shut down for quite some time.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2011 at 08:52 AM EDT

Westbrook Man Killed in Crash

Westbrook Man Killed in Crash

A 21-year-old Westbrook man was killed in a crash on Route 145, also known as Horse Hill Road, in Westbrook early Thursday morning. Matthew Trasacco, of Horse Hill Road, lost control of his vehicle at 3:17 a.m....

Thursday, Jul 28, 2011 at 09:04 AM EDT

I-91 in Rocky Hill Now Clear

I-91 in Rocky Hill Now Clear

Interstate-91 northbound has reopened after a tractor-trailer went off the road and flipped in Rocky Hill. The road was closed between exits 23 and 24 after a truck traveling northbound...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2011 at 12:05 PM EDT

Derailment Delays Metro-North

Derailment Delays Metro-North

A train derailment is causing delays in train travel through Bridgeport. Maintenance crews are working on the problem after a minor derailment of a stone ballast train in Bridgeport at 11:45 p.m. on Monday...

Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Feeding Our Families Food Drive Postponed
Joining together to help Tri-State food banks replenish non-perishable supplies and sustain essential anti-hunger efforts, NBC Connecticut / WVIT, Telemundo Connecticut / WRDM and Stop & Shop are coming together... Read more
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