MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– All lanes of I-95 southbound have reopened in Milford after a tractor trailer crash closed part of the highway and caused heavy delays Tuesday morning.
The Department of Transportation reports that I-95 southbound was congested for 3.6 miles between exits 40 and 36 due to an accident involving two tractor trailers between exits 38 and 36.
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The accident was reported around 5:40 a.m. and state police say there are minor injuries. There is no word on what caused the crash at this time.
Police say all lanes are now open but drivers should reduce speed approaching the area.
#CTtraffic: I95 sb Milford all lanes now OPEN. Reduce speed approaching area, expect back-up as traffic clears.
— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) October 11, 2016
The accident remains under investigation.