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Southwestern Connecticut traffic updates from the staff at Hearst Connecticut Media Group
It's a bleary-eyed start to the morning near Exit 9 on I-95 in Stamford. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE: 9:48 AM The accident scene has been cleared, but expect residual delays. UPDATE: 9:34 AM Avoid southbound I-95 in the Bridgeport, Stratford and Milford area. That earlier multi-vehicle crash near Exit 27A in Bridgeport has traffic backed up seven miles, across the Moses Wheeler Bridge, into Milford. Two lanes remain blocked. No word yet […] [Read More]
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Expanded Metro-North service begins Nov. 9

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Metro-North has released a new schedule of expanded service that will begin on Sunday, Nov. 9. For New Haven Line riders. the biggest change is  weekday off-peak and weekend half-hourly service between New Haven and Grand Central. Here are the details: On weekdays new trains depart: New Haven at 11:25 AM, 12:25 PM and 1:25 […] [Read More]
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The glare of headlights of southbound traffic as drivers approach the Yankee Doodle Bridge on I-95 in Norwalk. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 10 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (-103014013) Road Work – TRUMBULL S25S 0.53 miles beyond Exit 8 (RTE 15) at 10/30/2014 10:01:11 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 9:10 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (-103014005) Road Work – WESTPORT S15N at Exit 42 (RTE 57) at 10/30/2014 9:07:26 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 8:45 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (103014019) Motor Vehicle Accident – BRIDGEPORT […] [Read More]
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Metro-North back on schedule after AM delays

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UPDATE 1:30 PM No delays are being reported at this time. Metro North posted the tweet below at 10:30. Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth Inbound Service to Grand Central Terminal is now operating on or close to schedule. We apologize for any inconvenience. UPDATE: 9:31 AM Inbound Service to Grand Central Terminal continues to experience 5-10 minute delays […] [Read More]
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There's some fog in Stratford near Exit 32 on I-95 this AM. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 9:25 AM Congestion has eased somewhat on both I-95 and the Merritt Parkway southbound, but things are still slow from Fairfield to Norwalk. Road work has resumed on the northbound side of the Merritt, near Exit 44 in Fairfield. UPDATE 8:40 AM Traffic is still crawling southbound for 20-mile stretches of the Merritt Parkway […] [Read More]
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A truck still smolders near Exit 27 on the Merritt Parkway in Greenwich. Greenwich police department photo.

Accident closes NB Merritt Parkway in Greenwich

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UPDATE: 7:00 p.m. The northbound side of Route 15 is now open in Greenwich following today’s earlier truck fire. The accident was cleared just after 6:30 p.m. according to the state DOT. Footage of today’s truck fire on the Merritt Parkway northbound, near the New York border:  UPDATE: 4:00 p.m. Traffic chaos continues to spread […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic in SW CT this morning?

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UPDATE 9:15 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (102814020) Delays – BRIDGEPORT S8S 0.07 miles beyond Exit 5 (CHOPSY HILL RD) at 10/28/2014 8:59:52 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 8:40 AM There is a second accident now, at Exit 41 southbound on the Merritt Parkway in Westport. Two accidents in one stretch of narrow road; fire trucks all over the […] [Read More]
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Woman struck and killed by Amtrak train in Milford

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UPDATE 4:30 PM Metro-North says service on the New Haven Line is now running on time or close to it. UPDATE 2:13 PM The official Metro-North Twitter account confirms service has resumed between Bridgeport and New Haven. New Haven Line Service between New Haven and Bridgeport has resumed with residual delays of up to 60 […] [Read More]
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