Route 139 in Branford reopens following crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Route 139 in Branford reopens following crash

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A crash shut down a portion of Route 139 in Branford. (Branford police photo) A crash shut down a portion of Route 139 in Branford. (Branford police photo)
BRANFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A crash involving a car and a tanker truck closed a portion of Route 139 in Branford; however, the road reopened around 7:30 a.m.

Police said the closure was from School Ground Road to Route 1.

The crash happened Wednesday morning.

They said only minor injuries were reported.

This despite the car being wedged under a truck, according to a photo posted by police.

There's no word on what caused the crash.

Police are still investigating.

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