I-84 Westbound at Connecticut-New York State Line Reopens

DANBURY, Conn. (AP)  Interstate 84 in New York west of Danbury has reopened after a tractor-trailer fire shut westbound lanes at exit 1.

The fire began shortly before 6 a.m. Thursday and backed up rush-hour traffic in the area.

The accident was near the merge with Interstate 684.

Traffic was directed off the interstate at exit 1 and onto Route 202.

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