Overturned tractor trailer closes ramp to Route 8 in Bridgeport - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Overturned tractor trailer closes ramp to Route 8 in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT, CT (WFSB) -

An overturned tractor trailer caused a traffic nightmare for commuters looking to enter Route 8 north in Bridgeport Wednesday morning.

Officials with the Connecticut Department of Transportation said the crash occurred on the Interstate 95 northbound ramp at exit 27A to Route 8 north before 8 a.m.

Motorists are being asked to find an alternate route while crews work to remove the overturned tractor trailer from the roadway.

It's unknown how long the ramp would be closed.

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