Monthly Archive for May, 2012

: May, 2012

Car rolls over on Merritt Parkway

Northbound traffic on the Merritt Parkway was snarled for about an hour Thursday morning after a one-car accident near exit 53 in Stratford, state police said. State police and emergency medical
Categories: General

Greenwich crash snarling Merritt traffic

The left lane is closed on the southbound Merritt Parkway near the Stamford/Greenwich line because of a two-car accident, the state Department of Transportation said. Emergency dispatches indicated
Categories: Merritt Parkway

Chase leads to I-95 motorcycle crash

Traffic was at a standstill from Norwalk back into Fairfield for more than an hour Thursday morning after after a motorcyclist trying to evade state troopers crashed on Interstate 95 southbound in
Categories: Interstate 95

Crash brings I-95 traffic to a standstill

UPDATE, 4:15 p.m.: The accident has been cleared. Four cars were involved in the crash but no one was injured. POST STARTED: Traffic is at a standstill for several miles back into Fairfield after a
Categories: Interstate 95

Rise in number of crashes and drunk-driving citations during the Memorial Day weekend

State police announced today that the number of crashes and drunk-driving citations during the three-day Memorial Day weekend rose from last year. Meanwhile, traffic-related fatalities declined, from
Categories: General

Two-car crash snarls I-95 traffic

. A two-car crash on Interstate 95 southbound between exits 43 and 42 in West Haven closed the left lane and backed up traffic for about 35 minutes. State Police reported that two people were
Categories: Interstate 95

Tractor trailer rolls over in Southbury

(Contributed photo) One lane is closed in each direction on Route 67 in Southbury because of an overturned tractor trailer near the Interstate 84 entrance ramp. The accident happened at about 11:30
Categories: General, Interstate 84

Bridgeport area traffic 5th worst in country

A traffic report card issued this week showed that the Bridgeport region has the fifth worst traffic in the country. According to the report — put out by INRIX, a leading international provider of

Crews respond to Merritt crash

State police and Fairfield and Trumbull firefighters responded Friday morning to a report of an accident on the southbound Merritt Parkway between exits 48 and 47 in Trumbull. A Fairfield fire
Categories: General, Merritt Parkway

Truck hits railroad bridge in Stamford

Motorists getting on and off Interstate 95 at Canal Street Friday morning have been delayed by a tractor trailer that clipped the railroad trestle in the area and spilled debris all over the road. One
Categories: General, Interstate 95