Route 15 southbound in Wallingford reopens after tree falls across lanes

Courtesy: Connecticut State Police

WALLINGFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The southbound side of the Wilbur Cross Parkway in Wallingford has reopened after a tree fell and blocked both lanes on Friday night.

According to Connecticut State Police, the incident happened in the southbound lanes near exit 65.

The Department of Transportation responded to the incident to help clear the debris from the roadway.

Troopers warn motorists to be aware of possible fallen trees and branches rainy days like Friday.

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