Tractor trailer carrying 30K of strawberries rolls over in Old Saybrook

(CT State Police)

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (WTNH)– A tractor trailer truck carrying 30,000 pounds of strawberries overturned on an I-95 ramp in Old Saybrook Friday morning.

The Department of Transportation reports that the Route 9 southbound ramp to I-95 north was closed because of a tractor trailer rollover that was reported at 7:11 a.m.

State police say there were minor injuries in the rollover. The tractor trailer was carrying 30,000 pounds of strawberries.

Traffic was being diverted to I-95 southbound to exit 68, back onto I-95 northbound for several hours while the ramp was closed. It has since been reopened to traffic.

The cause of the rollover is unknown.

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