Troopers investigating untimely death in New Britain

- FILE - Connecticut State Police cruiser (WTNH / Noelle Gardner)
- FILE - Connecticut State Police cruiser (WTNH / Noelle Gardner)

FARMINGTON, Conn. (WTNH)– State Troopers are investigating what they are calling an untimely death that caused delays at the Interstate 84 and Route 9 interchange in New Britain Friday morning.

Just after 8:00 a.m., Connecticut State Police reported that the left lane was closed on Interstate 84 at Exit 39 both eastbound and westbound. All lanes have since reopened.

The roadway was closed for about 30 minutes causing morning delays. Department of Transportation confirmed that the scene was cleared at 8:30 a.m.

State police are still conducting their investigation. If you have any information that can help you are asked to call (860) 534-1000

News 8 has sent crews to the scene and we will update this story as more information comes into the newsroom. 

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