Route 15 reopens in Meriden after crash involving downed tree

(WTNH/ Report It)

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Route 15 has reopened in Meriden after two cars hit a downed tree Thursday morning.

State police tell News 8 that troopers responded to a crash that involved two cars and a tree on Route 15 southbound in the area of exit 67, just after 8 a.m.

The Fire Department says that a tree blew down onto the roadway and the cars hit it.

(WTNH/ Report It)
(WTNH/ Report It)

There were no injuries reported and state police describe the accident as “nothing major.”

The right lane was closed causing delays, but the road has since reopened.

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