I-84 east closed in Hartford because of jackknifed tractor trailer

A tractor trailer was involved in an incident.
A tractor trailer was involved in an incident.(MGN)
Published: Jan. 20, 2023 at 12:09 PM EST
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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - Part of Interstate 84 eastbound is closed in Hartford because of a jackknifed tractor trailer.

State police said the highway is shut down in the area of exit 50.

The tractor trailer is leaking fluids and DEEP is cleaning up the spill, police said.

Authorities said nobody was injured in the crash.

The Department of Transportation reported that the incident happened between exits 49 and 50 around 11:50 a.m. on Friday.

State police is asking drivers to seek alternate routes.

For real-time traffic updates, check the Channel 3 traffic map here.