I-95 northbound in Westport reopens after 3 car accident

Courtesy: CT DOT

WESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH) —  Interstate-95 has reopened in Westport  after it was closed by a multi-vehicle crash on Thursday night.

Shortly after 10 p.m., Connecticut State Police tweeted that I-95 northbound in Westport at exit 16 was closed for a 3-car accident. They said there were serious injuries in the accident. One person hurt was a child.

Troopers say traffic was being diverted off exit 16. They urged motorists to reduce speed as they approach the area.

There is no word on what caused the accident.

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