BRANFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– I-95 northbound has reopened in Branford after a multi-vehicle accident, but the highway remains congested Saturday afternoon.
The Department of Transportation reports that I-95 northbound was closed between exits 51 and 53 because a multi-vehicle crash that happened around 1 p.m. The highway is still congested between 51 and 56. The southbound side is also congested in Branford and Guilford between exits 58 and 55.
Cleared: (71616018) Motor Vehicle Accident – BRANFORD I95N 0.29 miles before Exit 53 (EB BRANFORD CONNECTOR) at 7/16/2016 1:45:29 PM
— Statewide CTDOT (@CTDOT_Statewide) July 16, 2016
There is no word on the cause of the crash or if anyone was injured at this time.
The accident took less than an hour to clear.