Route 15 back open in North Haven after DOT worker struck by vehicle

(Image: Twitter/CT State Police)

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Route 15 southbound was closed in North Haven for several hours after a state Department of Transportation worker was hit by a vehicle Wednesday morning.

The North Haven Fire Department said Route 15 southbound was closed between exits 63 and 64 after a DOT worker was struck by a vehicle.

State police say the worker suffered non-life threatening injuries in the accident.

Both lanes of the Wilbur Cross Parkway southbound were reopened just before 12 noon.

The accident remains under investigation.

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