Overturned truck closes lane on I-91 New Haven

Emergency crews on the scene of a rollover crash on I-91 northbound between Exits 6-8 in New Haven, Aug. 4, 2014.

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– An overturned pick up truck closed two lanes on I-91 northbound in New Haven this morning.

The Department of Transportation says there is congestion between exits 5 and 8. The pick up truck overturned between exits 6 and 8.

Three left lanes were reported to be closed but it appears two lanes are now open. The accident is expected to clear shortly. It is unknown at this time how the accident happened or if there are any injuries.

We will update this story as we get more information from state police.

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