(Southbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A crash in Southbury on Interstate 84 involving a tractor trailer shut down the right lane early this morning.
The crash occurred in the eastbound lanes near exit 13 around 6:00 a.m. and State Police say that rig was loaded with about 5,000 live chickens.
The driver sustained minor injuries.
In addition to the chickens, crews had to deal with a fuel leak.
No word yet what caused the crash.