3 lanes on I-95 southbound in Bridgeport reopen following bus fire


BRDIGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — A bus fire closed three lanes of Interstate 95 southbound Sunday morning.

Police say those lanes have reopened as the accident has been cleared.

According to Connecticut’s Department of Transportation (DOT), the bus fire happened around 9:23 a.m. between exit 29 and exit 27 on I-95 southbound in Bridgeport. They say the bus fire has shutdown the three right lanes.

State Police say the fire is out and no one was injured. It is not currently known how the fire started.

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