Accident causes miles of delays on I-84 east in West Hartford

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– An accident is causing miles of delays on I-84 eastbound in West Hartford Thursday morning.

The Department of Transportation reports that I-84 eastbound is congested for 3.5 miles between exits 37 and 41 because the left lane is closed.

State police tells News 8 that two cars and a smaller Connecticut transport bust were involved in an accident between the exit 40 on and off ramps. There were minor injuries reported in the crash but the number of victims is unknown.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. Fire crews remain on scene but the accident is expected to clear in an hour.

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