A crash involving a tractor-trailer closed the southbound side of Interstate 95 in West Haven on Wednesday morning.
The crash happened on I-95 south near exit 44, which had closed the highway. It has since reopened.
State police said equipment fell off the tractor-trailer and damaged the highway.
The driver was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital for evaluation of his injuries.
#CTtraffic: I95 s/b x44 New Haven is Closed, TT crash w/injuries. Op being extricated by FD. Traffic is diverted off at x44 & back onto I-95— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) August 24, 2016
Police said the driver was in violation of operating a vehicle improperly loaded or constructed to carry load, and traveling too fast for conditions and was issued an infraction.
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