Truck crash closes Route 8 in Seymour

Crash on Route 8 in Seymour, Apr. 21,2014. (WTNH Report It / Mike)
Crash on Route 8 in Seymour, Apr. 21,2014. (WTNH Report It / Mike)

SEYMOUR, Conn. (WTNH) — A section of Route 8 was closed for more than an hour Monday in Seymour after a truck went down an embankment.

The crash happened between exits 22 -20 around 6:45 a.m.

coke truck

A Report It  picture sent to News 8 shows a Coca-Cola delivery truck went through the metal guard rail and in the center grassy median. The picture shows s tow-truck on the scene.

We don’t know yet what caused the crash, or if the driver was hurt.

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