UNION, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police confirmed to News 8 that there was a fatality in the crash on Interstate 84 Westbound in Union Thursday afternoon. The accident involved a tractor-trailer and a Department of Transportation truck.
The DOT confirmed that one of its trucks was rear-ended on I-84 Westbound between exits 73 and 72 in Union. CSP originally released a statement that the accident involved an “overturned tractor-trailer.”
The DOT told News 8 that the driver of the department’s truck was “OK” following the incident.