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Southwestern Connecticut traffic updates from the staff at Hearst Connecticut Media Group
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Officials: No proof man was hit by train

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UPDATE: 10:28 AM Police say no body or injured person has been found in the vicinity of the tracks near the Southport train station. Crews are no longer on the scene and trains are traveling through the area at normal speeds. INITIAL POST: FAIRFIELD — Town and MTA police are investigating a report that a […] [Read More]
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I-95 at Arch Street in Greenwich, 6:50 AM

A smooth start to the AM commute

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UPDATED 8:40 AM There is a car vs. truck accident on Route 8/25 south, near Exit 2 in Bridgeport. UPDATED 8:35 AM “Rush hour” moves south… Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (82214013) Delays – STAMFORD I95S at Exit 7 (ATLANTIC ST) at 8/22/2014 8:15:41 AM #cttraffic UPDATED 7:50 AM Yep. That truck crash on the Hutch near the […] [Read More]
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Overnight road work roundup for Aug. 21

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced the following closures. STAMFORD: Road Work on RT15 Southbound between Exits 37 and 33 (4.5 miles) in effect today until Friday, August 22 at 5:55 am. The right lane is closed as well as the Exit 35 off Ramp. STAMFORD: Road Work on RT15 Northbound between Exits 31 and […] [Read More]
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Road work closing traffic lanes

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Here’s a list of road projects that will close some traffic lanes in southwest Connecticut today. Unless noted, the lanes will remain closed until 3 PM. Interstate 95 From Norwalk to Westport, the northbound right shoulder is closed between Exits 16 and 17 (1.8 miles). From New Canaan to Norwalk, the northbound right lane is […] [Read More]
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Unlike yesterday morning with two accidents, it's an easy ride on I-95 in Stratford this morning.

No problems; light traffic and little road work

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UPDATED 9:15 AM I-95 south is busy in Norwalk and again in Stamford. The Merritt is in fine shape through Fairfield County. UPDATED 8:05 AM Busy on the Merritt and I-95 southbound through Norwalk. UPDATED 7:25 AM The Merritt Parkway southbound is busy from Exit 48 in Trumbull to Exit 44 in Fairfield. I-95 south […] [Read More]
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Overnight road work roundup for Aug. 20

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced the following closures. FAIRFIELD: Road Work on I-95 Southbound between Exits 25 and 22 (2.5 miles) in effect today until Thursday, August 21 at 6:00 am. The right lane is closed. GREENWICH: Road Work on I-95 Southbound between Exits 7 and 5 (2.5 miles) in effect today until Thursday, […] [Read More]
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Today’s lane closures on SW CT roads

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Here is a list of scheduled road work projects today that will require some lane closures. The lanes are expected to be reopened at 3 PM. Merritt Parkway In Trumbull, the right northbound lane is closed, between Exits 47 and 48. Interstate 95 In West Haven, the southbound right lane is closed, between Exits 44 […] [Read More]
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Northbound traffic is backed up in Stratford after a one-car accident.

Traffic flowing again on I-95, Merritt Parkway

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UPDATED 9:30 AM The traffic volume has eased considerably, with slow spots in Norwalk and Stamford, southbound on I-95. UPDATED 9:10 AM Delays now in Stamford, on both the Merritt and I-95 southbound. Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (82014020) Delays – STAMFORD S15N at Exit 35 (RTE 137) at 8/20/2014 8:55:48 AM #cttraffic Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (82014019) Delays – […] [Read More]
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