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Box truck crashes on Route 8 southbound in Torrington

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A box truck crashed on Route 8 in Torrington on Monday evening. (Jennifer LeGeyt Aeschlimann) A box truck crashed on Route 8 in Torrington on Monday evening. (Jennifer LeGeyt Aeschlimann)
TORRINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

The southbound side of Route 8 in Torrington was closed after a motor vehicle crash and a fuel leak.

The crash involved a box truck was reported near Exit 43 around 4:30 p.m.

Connecticut State Police said there were no reported injuries.

However, members of the Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection were called to clean the fuel leak. 

Traffic is exiting the highway at Exit 43. To stay ahead of the traffic delays, click here. 

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