WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) –Police are investigating what caused a serious accident in West Haven on Monday afternoon.
Police said the call came in around 1 p.m. for a rollover on Saw Mill Road in front of a Denny’s restaurant at the I-95 southbound exit 42 off-ramp. A male driver exited that ramp and struck a utility pole. The car flipped onto its side.
The road was closed for two hours as West Haven Police investigated the accident. Police said poles and wires were down. They were asking for drivers to reduce speed approaching the area.
#CTtraffic: I95 sb x42 off-ramp closed as W Haven PD investigates crash in W Haven. Pole & wires also down. Reduce speed approaching area.
— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) May 29, 2017
The victim’s name has not been released. He is in serious condition.
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