Route 72 in Plainville clear following 6 vehicle crash - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Route 72 in Plainville clear following 6 vehicle crash

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A six-vehicle crash snarled traffic on Route 72 eastbound in Plainville on Monday. (DOT photo) A six-vehicle crash snarled traffic on Route 72 eastbound in Plainville on Monday. (DOT photo)
PLAINVILLE, CT (WFSB) -

A crash involving six vehicles in Plainville snarled a busy highway for the morning commute.

According to state police, the crash happened on Route 72 eastbound just before exit 4 on Monday morning.

The Department of Transportation said the left lane is closed. It has since reopened.

The crash was first reported around 6:15 a.m.

There's no word on injuries or a cause.

Troopers reported significant delays in the area.

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