Storms cause slippery roads, wires down across CT
A storm that swept across the state early Wednesday morning left wet leaves and branches on the roads, prompting hazardous driving conditions.
In addition to a tractor-trailer crash that caused lane closures and traffic delays for hours on Interstate 95 in Bridgeport, wires down led to some road closures while slippery driving conditions caused fender-benders and more serious crashes across state roads.
Below is the most up-to-date traffic information across Connecticut.
Route 12 is closed at West Thompson Road because of a tree down on wires. Reported at 9:15 a.m.
WINDHAM — cleared
Route 203 is closed between Route 32 and Jerusalem Road after a driver crashed into a pole. Reported at 8:06 a.m.
Route 43 is closed at Route 63 because of a tree down on wires. Reported at 7:21 a.m.
Route 272 is closed at Route 263 because of a tree down on wires. Reported at 6:26 a.m.
Route 16 is closed for wires down across the road. Reported at 6:19 a.m.
WINDSOR — cleared
A two-vehicle crash on I-91 north has the right shoulder closed between exits 38 and 39. Reported at 6:18 a.m.
HARTFORD — cleared
A one-vehicle crash on I-84 east between exits 44 and 46 has the left lane closed. Reported at 6:17 a.m.
WEST HARTFORD — cleared
A two-vehicle crash on I-84 east between exits 41 and 43 has the right and center lanes closed. Reported at 6:12 a.m.
Route 272 is closed at Winchester Road because of a tree down on wires. Reported at 6:11 a.m.
Route 126 is closed by Sand Road because of a tree and wires down. Reported at 6 a.m.
WESTON — cleared
Route 53 — Newtown Turnpike — is closed at Grindstone Hill Road because of trees down on wires across the roadway. Reported at 5:03 a.m.