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Pickup Truck Creates I-684, I-84 Gridlock During Morning Commute

Pickup Truck Creates I-684, I-84 Gridlock During Morning Commute
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There was gridlock on a stretch of southbound I-684 for much of the Tuesday morning commute near the Northern Westchester/Putnam border after an incident that initially blocked two lanes.

The gridlock was the result of a fully engulfed pickup truck fire at Hardscrabble ...

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No More Detour: Route 7 Reopens Early After Bridge Work Is Finished

No More Detour: Route 7 Reopens Early After Bridge Work Is Finished

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. — Route 7 reopened to through traffic Sunday morning — a full day ahead of schedule — as work was completed on a bridge construction project. The $3.5 million project to...

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Detour: Route 7 Closed This Weekend As State Wraps Up Bridge Work

Detour: Route 7 Closed This Weekend As State Wraps Up Bridge Work

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. — A $3.5 million project to replace a bridge on Route 7 on the Ridgefield/Wilton border is nearly complete — after one more closure this weekend.  Route 7 will closed Fr...

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Putnam Park Road In Redding Remains Closed Due To Fire On Downed Pole

Putnam Park Road In Redding Remains Closed Due To Fire On Downed Pole

REDDING, Conn. — Putnam Park Road remained closed Monday evening near the Bethel border, according to the Redding Police Department. The closure of Putnam Park Road/Route 107 is between L...

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Route 7 To Close — Again — For Bridge Work At Ridgefield- Wilton Border

Route 7 To Close — Again — For Bridge Work At Ridgefield-
Wilton Border

RIDGEFIELD Conn. — Motorists hoping for a quick trip along Route 7 are in for a rude awakening this weekend in the Ridgefield-Wilton area. Once again, the major state road will be closed ...

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DOT Begins Monthlong Project On 2 Miles Of Route 1 In Norwalk

DOT Begins Monthlong Project On 2 Miles Of Route 1 In Norwalk

NORWALK, Conn. — Over 2 miles of Route 1 will be milled and resurfaced in Norwalk, with the working starting late Sunday, the Connecticut Department of Transportation announced.The projec...

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Car Fire Slows Traffic On I-84 In Newtown

Car Fire Slows Traffic On I-84 In Newtown

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Traffic is congested on I-84 westbound in Newtown Thursday afternoon due to a car fire. There are delays betweens exits 14 and 11 due to the fire, which occurred between...

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Traffic Detour: Bridge Work Closes Route 7 This Weekend In Ridgefield

Traffic Detour: Bridge Work Closes Route 7 This Weekend In Ridgefield

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. — Drivers on Route 7 will be unhappy to find out that the major road will be closed all weekend in Ridgefield — starting Friday night — for a bridge construction project...

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Paving To Impact Traffic On Maple Avenue In Bethel

Paving To Impact Traffic On Maple Avenue In Bethel

BETHEL, Conn. -- A section of Maple Avenue in Bethel will be closed during the day this week due to road work. The road will be closed to through traffic from the intersection of Maple Av...

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Route 116 In Ridgefield Closed After Tree Takes Down Wires

Route 116 In Ridgefield Closed After Tree Takes Down Wires

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- A portion of Route 116 in Ridgefield is closed Tuesday morning after a downed tree blocked the roadway, according to WLAD.The road is closed between Barrack Hill Road...

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Lanes Closed In Both Directions After Tractor-Trailer Rollover On I-84

Lanes Closed In Both Directions After Tractor-Trailer Rollover On I-84

DANBURY, Conn. — Lanes were closed in both directions of I-84 in Danbury on Tuesday night due to a tractor-trailer rollover accident with injuries, according to the Connecticut State Poli...

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