Merritt at standstill after 2-car crash

Traffic is crawling on the southbound Merritt Parkway because of a two-car accident near the Route 8 interchange in Trumbull.

The state Department of Transportation said the right lane is closed between exits 52 and 50 while emergency crews respond.

It wasn’t immediately clear whether anyone was injured. Stay with BlogJam and follow @connpost on Twitter for updates.

Ben Doody