TOLLAND, Conn. (WTNH)– A tractor trailer truck crash shut down part of I-84 in Tolland Monday morning.
The Department of Transportation reports that the right lane I-84 westbound was closed between exits 68 and 67 after a tractor trailer truck went down an embankment just after 2:30 a.m. The road has since been reopened.
Tolland fire officials responded to the scene where a ruptured fuel tank was reported. Troopers say that there was frozen meat being carried in the fuel tank and that is what ruptured. There was no fuel spillage.
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There is no word on any injuries at this time. The cause of the crash is under investigation. It is unknown if weather was a factor but there was snow on the ground at the time of the accident.