OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (WTNH) — Two crashes caused part of I-95 northbound and the left lane of I-95 southbound in Old Saybrook to close Tuesday night.
I-95 northbound was closed between Exits 67-69 because of a one-vehicle crash, according to the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CT DOT).
The left lane of I-95 southbound was closed following a one-vehicle crash that occurred between Exits 68 and 67, according to CT DOT.
According to State Police, serious injuries were reported in the crash on the northbound side of I-95. Police said the two vehicles involved in this crash were traveling northbound in the right lane when one vehicle slowed for traffic congestion due to a crash and came to a complete stop.
Police said the second vehicle collided with the back of the first vehicle, which sustained minor damage to the rear bumper. Police said the second vehicle sustained disabling damage to the front end.
Anyone who witnessed this accident or has information regarding this accident is urged to contact Trooper Rochette #396 at Troop F in Westbrook at (860) 399-2100.