Accidents

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Crashes Close Part Of I-95 In Connecticut For Hours

OLD LYME, Conn. (AP) — Two crashes, one fatal, closed part of Interstate 95 in both directions for hours in Old Lyme. The northbound side of the highway was reopened just before 2 p.m. Both […]

08/15/2015

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State Police Issue Holiday Enforcement Tally

State Police say they investigated 170 accidents during the July Fourth holiday period.

07/07/2015

South Main Street (Courtesy West Hartford Police)

Driver Suffers Minor Injuries In West Hartford Rollover Accident

West Hartford police and a repair crew from Eversource were called to South Main Street in West Hartford this morning after a car hit a utility pole and flipped over.

03/16/2015

File photo of a DUI police checkpoint. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

665 Accidents, 25 DUI Arrests In Connecticut

Connecticut State Police say they’ve responded to 665 car crashes and arrested 25 people for driving under the influence during beefed-up enforcement during the Thanksgiving holiday period.

11/30/2014

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Public’s Help Sought In Bloomfield Hit-and-Run

Bloomfield Police are asking the public’s help as they investigate a hit-and-run accident Thursday evening.

02/07/2014

Interstate 95, exit 2 (Courtesy DOT Traffic Camera)

Latest Round Of Winter Weather Hits State

Many schools across Connecticut are closed and some flights at Bradley International Airport have been cancelled because of a storm expected to bring up to 5 inches of snow.

02/03/2014

Map highlighting Durham, Ellington, and Salem

Accidents Closed Roads Around State

The Department of Transportation is reporting road closures in Durham, Salem and Ellington after vehicles have crashed into utility poles. All three incidents happened around 10:30pm Saturday.

01/26/2014

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Worker Arrested After Draining Pool Onto Roadway In Freezing Temps

Norwalk police say a pool company worker drained a swimming pool onto a road in freezing temperatures and caused several car crashes. He’s been arrested.

01/10/2014

NTSB hearing, Nov. 6, 2013  (Courtesy NTSB.gov website)

NTSB Considers This Year’s Metro-North Accidents

A Metro-North Railroad official has told federal regulators investigating a derailment and fatal accident in May that the commuter line is behind schedule with some maintenance.

11/06/2013

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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