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Southwestern Connecticut traffic updates from the staff at Hearst Connecticut Media Group
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Metro North experiencing delays

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UPDATED 7:20 AM Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth Temporary repairs have been made to the power issues on the New Haven Line. Customers should expect residual delays of up to 20 minutes. And this from a commuter: PJK @RidingRails #MetroNorth #newhavenline made Stmfd ok and on time; train went on, no delay. Annouced that northbound in delayed 20 min. UPDATED […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic in SW CT this morning?

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UPDATED 9:10 AM This holiday morning “rush hour,” what there was of it, has dissipated. There may still be some pockets of heavier traffic on I-95 south, in Norwalk and Stamford, but it’s pretty smooth out there. Incident: Road Work - MILFORD Description: Road Work on RT15 Northbound between Exits 53 and 54 (1.1 miles) in effect […] [Read More]
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What’s happening with traffic in SW CT?

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UPDATED 9:50 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (101014029) Delays – STAMFORD I95S at Exit 9 (US 1(MAIN ST)) at 10/10/2014 9:49:29 AM #cttraffic UPDATED 8:50 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (101014024) Motor Vehicle Accident – NORWALK I95S 0.66 miles before Exit 13 (US 1 (BOSTON POST RD)) at 10/10/2014 8:42:16 AM #cttraffic UPDATED 8:30 AM The heaviest traffic right […] [Read More]
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Westbound Metro North Trains skipping stops

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UPDATE: Westbound service at the affected stations has resumed, according to Metro North. Westbound Metro North Trains on the New Haven line are not stopping at Green’s Farms, Westport and East Norwalk Thursday evening, according to an alert from Metro North. Those wishing to travel Westbound should board Eastbound trains to Southport for Westbound service, […] [Read More]
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Cops ID woman struck, dragged on I-84

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A 41-year-old woman is dead after she walked onto Interstate 84 and was struck by a car in Waterbury. State Police say Kristie Bronson, of Naugatuck, entered the travel portion of the highway into the left lane at about 2:46 AM. Troopers say Bronson walked on the highway about 750 feet east of Harpers Ferry […] [Read More]
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Eastbound traffic on I-84 in Waterbury slows before Exit 25. Traffic is being detoured because of an investigation of a fatal accident involving a pedestrian early this AM. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic in SW CT today?

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UPDATED 8:55 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (100914024) Delays – STAMFORD I95S at Exit 9 (US 1(MAIN ST)) at 10/9/2014 8:47:01 AM #cttraffic UPDATED 8:25 AM There is an accident on Riverside Avenue at Wilton Road in Norwalk. Norwalk is the epicenter of the traffic right now, with both the Merritt and I-95 southbound jammed through the […] [Read More]
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Metro-North reporting delays

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UPDATE: 8:46 AM Metro-North’s New Haven Line Service is currently experiencing delays of up to 15 minutes due to an earlier train with mechanical difficulties. Northbound trains on the Danbury branch are delays about 60 minutes. [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic on SW CT’s roads today?

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UPDATED 9:20 AM The delays on the Merritt Parkway have been cleared, and traffic is flowing smoothly. I-95 south is still jammed from Bridgeport into Norwalk but opens up after that. UPDATED 9:10 AM Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth New Haven Line Service continues to experience residual delays of up to 15 minutes due to an earlier train […] [Read More]
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