Traffic update: 8 a.m.


New Haven Line customers traveling through the vicinity of Milford may experience delays of up to 20 minutes due to signal problems in the area.

Interstate 95

A northbound accident near Exit 26 in Bridgeport is causing big delays in both directions. Live cam. The SB delay goes down to Exit 22 in Fairfield.

Starting around Exit 19 in Southport, speeds are reduced to the low 40s, upper 30s mph for the ride Down County.

Past Exit 13 in Darien, it’s a good ride to Stamford. Live cam.

Heading to New Haven, a very good ride to Long Wharf and to the eastern shoreline. A SB accident near the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge has closed the center lane and is causing a big backup. This is not the spot to have an accident this time of day! Live cam.

The Wordin Avenue exit is jammed in Bridgeport.

The Wordin Avenue exit is jammed in Bridgeport.

Merritt Parkway

The SB left lane near Exit 44 has reopened. It was closed from an earlier accident. Great work by crews that quickly removed the disabled vehicle.

The biggest backup is from Exit 48 in Trumbull down to Black Rock Turpike in Fairfield.

Interstate 84

Has been free of troubles this morning. Only congestion is eastbound in Waterbury near the Brass City Mall.


Jim Shay