Rollover in Shelton closes 1 lane of Route 8

December 20, 2018

SHELTON — The left lane of traffic on Route 8 in Shelton is closed because of an overturned motor vehicle, according to Department of Transportation reports.

The crash was reported around 4:37 p.m. between Exits 13 and 12 of Route 8 south. The left lane remains closed.

Reports indicated there was partial ejection and that one person might have suffered a serious head injury.

As crews worked to investigate and clear the crash site, traffic was congested between Exits 15 and 12 — just under 2.5 miles — on Route 8 south.

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