Overturned vehicle closes Route 8 north at Seymour-Beacon Falls line

September 5, 2018

SEYMOUR — Route 8 northbound is closed between exits 22 and 23 because of an overturned vehicle, according to the Department of Transportation.

The incident is apparently on the Seymour-Beacon Falls line.

It was unclear if other cars were involved in the crash, which was initially reported at 5:35 p.m. Reports indicated that there was entrapment. There was no immediate word on injuries.

Since the crash happened during peak rush hour, it’s no surprise that delays in the area are estimated to be up to an hour.

This story will be updated.

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