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Southwestern Connecticut traffic updates from the staff at Hearst Connecticut Media Group
Traffic is moving past the service area on I-95 in Darien. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 9 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (12015021) Motor Vehicle Accident – SEYMOUR S8S at Exit 19 (LOWER DERBY AVE) at 1/20/2015 8:58:26 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 8:30 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (12015020) Motor Vehicle Accident – GREENWICH I95S 0.31 miles before Exit 3 (ARCH ST #1) at 1/20/2015 8:27:57 AM #cttraffic UPDATE 8:10 AM Statewide CTDOT @CTDOT_Statewide (12015018) Delays […] [Read More]
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Traffic light, icing possible on area roads

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UPDATE 1:35 PM Monday morning wasn’t nearly as slick as Sunday, when the Southern New England AAA was about 50 percent busier in Connecticut than on a usual Sunday, a spokeswoman said. “It was very busy for us beginning at 8 a.m. when it started to rain, then the temps dropped,” said Fran Mayko the […] [Read More]
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Metro-North on Saturday schedule on Monday

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If you’re planning to take Metro-North on Monday, be advised that the railroad will be operating on a Saturday schedule that day. That’s because of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. It’s a state and federal holiday when government offices, schools and some (not all) businesses are shut down. Still, many people will be headed […] [Read More]
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Traffic is light now on SB I-95 in Bridgeport, but this should change within the hour. It's one of the first spots on I-95 that jams up in SW CT. LIVE CAM.

What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE 2 PM I-95 south in Milford is still moving slowly between Exits 34 and 35. An accident that had been blocking two lanes has cleared.   UPDATE 1:15 PM State Police and ambulances are on the scene of a crash on I-95 southbound, near Exit 35 in Milford. There are reported injuries and at […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic in SW CT this morning?

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UPDATE 11:05 AM And we’re back… Metro-North Railroad @MetroNorth New Haven Line Service is now operating on or close to schedule. We apologize for any inconvenience you may have UPDATE 10:50 AM A Volvo is reportedly on its roof on the Merritt Parkway northbound near Exit 52. It appears to be one of three vehicles involved […] [Read More]
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Metro-North on or close to schedule

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UPDATE: 11:15 AM Trains are running on or close to schedule. Metro-North says the “police activity,” was a altercation among passengers that resulted in no arrests. One train delayed 10 minutes at Stamford. And a couple shorter delays followed. ORIGINAL POST: From Metro-North: New Haven Line westbound service between Stamford and Grand Central Terminal has […] [Read More]
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What’s up with traffic on SW CT roads today?

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UPDATE: 8:22 AM Still a decent ride on the roads of southwest Connecticut. The only heaviest traffic is southbound on I-95 between Westport and Darien. Even the Merritt Parkway is in good shape with the slowest southbound speeds in the upper 30 mph range; not bad for this time of day. UPDATE: 7:45 AM No […] [Read More]
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Fire near Penn Station affecting subway service

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If you’re heading into New York City this AM, be aware: a fire near Penn Station is affecting subway service in the area. Authorities say A, E and C trains are bypassing the 34th Street station. Fire officials told the Associated Press the three-alarm fire broke out at 2:20 A.M. Tuesday in an underground construction […] [Read More]
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