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Southwestern Connecticut traffic updates from the staff at Hearst Connecticut Media Group

Wednesday night road work roundup

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation announces the following closures due to road work: NORWALK: Road Work on I-95 Northbound between Exits 13 and 15 (2.1 miles) in effect today until Thursday, July 17 at 6:00 am. The left and center lanes are closed. MILFORD: Road Work on I-95 Southbound between Exits 41 and 40 (1.7 miles) in […] [Read More]
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Kinks in New Haven Line service Wednesday Evening

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Metro North is reporting a few kinks in the New Haven Line due to a track condition just west of Bridgeport Station. New Haven bound trains will be making stops on the opposite, or inbound, platform. The trains will be making all stops and those traveling up towards New Haven will not be affected other […] [Read More]
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Accident on Route 8/25 in Bridgeport

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UPDATED 11:10 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (71614018) Motor Vehicle Accident – BRIDGEPORT S8S 0.16 miles beyond Exit 2 (FAIRFIELD AVE) at 7/16/2014 11:06:54 AM #cttraffic Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (-71614012) Road Work – STAMFORD I95N at Exit 7 (GREENWICH AVE) at 7/16/2014 10:18:50 AM #cttraffic UPDATED 9 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (71614004) Delays – FAIRFIELD I95S at Exit 19 […] [Read More]
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One injury in single car accident near exit 6 SB 95

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The driver of a car that crashed just off of Exit 6 of Southbound 95 Tuesday was taken to Stamford Hospital. At just after 6:30 p.m. Stamford Fire Station 5 responded with State Police to Grenhart Road where a car had driven off the highway. Fire Lt. Ryan Kerrwin said firefighters found a heavily damaged […] [Read More]
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Maria Romero. Photo courtesy of Ansonia police.

Ansonia girl missing from her home

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ANSONIA — Police are asking the public’s help to locate a 14 year-old girl who they say has run away from home. Maria Romero was last seen at her Beaver Street home by her mother at about 5:45 p.m. Monday, said Lt. Andrew Cota, the Ansonia police spokesman. The girl was reported missing at 8:15 […] [Read More]
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Wet roads and slow traffic for your AM commute

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UPDATED 9:15 AM And the trains are on time… airfield Metro Scheduled Time Destination Track Status Station Stops 9:21 AM Grand Central 3 On Time 9:27 AM Grand Central 3 On Time 9:33 AM New Haven 4 On Time 9:49 AM New Haven – State Street 4 On Time 9:53 AM Grand Central 3 On […] [Read More]
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Train service resumes on New Canaan Branch

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UPDATE, July 15, 6:20 a.m.: New Canaan train services has resumed and is operating on or close to schedule. UPDATE 5: The MTA reports substitute bus service on the New Canaan branch will continue for the rest of the night. UPDATE 4: If you’re planning to take the 9:58 train from Stamford to New Canaan, you’ll […] [Read More]
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Crash causes rush hour delays on Merritt

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation says motorists on the northbound Merritt Parkway should expect lane closures after a multi-vehicle crash occurred in Fairfield between exits 44 and 46. The accident was reported at 5:38 p.m. Monday, and traffic was backed up 9.4 miles to exit 40A, according to the DOT. [Read More]
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