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Tuesday, December 1 News

Two truck accidents close I-95 lane in Norwalk, Westport

Two separate truck accidents impeded traffic on the southbound side of Interstate 95 Wednesday evening.

The first accident was reported between Exits 17 and 16 in Westport around 7:58 p.m. according to the state Department of Transportation.

The accident involved a box truck and closed the right lane of the highway.

The DOT reported that accident cleared shortly before 9 p.m.

The second accident, reported at 8:32 p.m., closed the right hand lane between Exits 14 and 13 in Norwalk, according to the DOT. That accident was cleared shortly before 10 p.m.

A third accident involving two vehicles was reported at 8:52 p.m. in the northbound lane in Fairfield between Exits 22 and 23.

The right lane was closed. The accident was cleared around 9:10 p.m.

Peter Yankowski|Reporter