Southbury – Interstate Truck Accident
A truck figured in a crash on the highway in Southbury yesterday evening.
At 7:45 p.m., reports came in of an accident just past Exit 15 on I-84 West. A truck crashed in the area, resulting in moderate damage and injuries. The total number of involved vehicles has yet to be disclosed, but multiple teams arrived on-site to assist all motorists affected by the incident. Officials quickly started cleanup operations, and all lanes were reopened at approximately 8:24 p.m. No word yet on entrapment, DUI, or hit-and-run. Authorities are investigating the incident and will release more info in due time.
Truck accidents, more so than incidents involving smaller vehicles, have to be processed and cleared quickly as these typically cause heavy delays, particularly on major roadways. That said, identifying the causes of these crashes is not lost on everyone concerned. Motorists exhibiting negligent behavior should be apprehended immediately, and these offenders may face charges filed by the state and, under appropriate cases, people they have injured.
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