Route 10 reopens in Cheshire after crash involving multiple tractor trailer trucks

(WTNH/ Kent Pierce)

CHESHIRE, Conn. (WTNH)–Route 10 has reopened at the intersection of I-691 in Cheshire after a crash involving multiple tractor trailer trucks and cars Friday morning.

The Connecticut Department of Transportation says that Route 10 has reopened between I-691 and Schoolhouse Road after a multi-vehicle crash was reported just before 6 a.m.

Cheshire Police say the crash was in the area of Highland Avenue (Route 10) at the intersection with I-691 which is exit 3.

Police say the crash involved multiple tractor trailer trucks, a box truck and an SUV. The department’s traffic division responded to the scene.

There were road closures in the area for several hours for the investigation. Drivers were urged to avoid the area and seek an alternate route because there were heavy delays.

There is no word on any injuries or the cause of the crash at this time.

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