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I-84 West in Danbury reopens after tractor-trailer accident, fire closed roadway for hours

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DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — After a tractor-trailer rollover accident and fire closed I-84 in Danbury for hours, the roadway has reopened.

I-84 was closed between exits 4 and 5 while emergency crews cleared the accident and cleaned up the road.

The left lane had also been closed on I-84 East between Exits 4 and 5, with delays backing up to Exit 2.

The driver made it out of the vehicle and is being evaluated by EMS, Connecticut State Police said. The extent of injuries is not known at this time.

News 8 will update this story as more information comes in.

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