Two-car accident closes lane on I-84 westbound

Freeze from a video submitted via Report It.
Freeze from a video submitted via Report It.

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — A two-car accident temporarily closed a stretch of I-84 westbound Saturday afternoon.

The accident, reported by the Connecticut Department of Transportation at 2:05 p.m., closed the highway between exit 25A and 25, but as of 2:40 p.m. only the right lane was closed.

It’s unknown if there are any injuries or when the scene will be completely cleared.

We’ll provide updates as they are made available.

Update 3:30 p.m. Saturday

It’s slow going but all lanes are now open on I-84 westbound in Waterbury.

The scene at about 2:40 p.m. Saturday. (Photo: CT DOT)
The scene at about 2:40 p.m. Saturday. (Photo: CT DOT)

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s