Overturned tractor trailer closed part of I-84 in Plainville Saturday

Published on Saturday, 27 February 2021 17:48


PLAINVILLE -- A tractor trailer on its side closed part of Interstate 84 Saturday.

According to the state Department of Transportation, the accident was reported on the eastbound side of I-84 at about 6:55 a.m., at Exit 34, in the area of Crooked Street.

The overturned tractor trailer involved settled on its driver side following the accident.

It was not immediately clear if anyone was injured.

According to the DOT, the accident was cleared by about 2:21 p.m. This was followed by emergency road work in the area of the crash, however, which was cleared at about 5:29 p.m.

Justin Muszynski can be reached at 860-973-1809 or jmuszynski@bristolpress.com.

Posted in New Britain Herald, Plainville on Saturday, 27 February 2021 17:48. Updated: Saturday, 27 February 2021 17:50.