State Police lights

PLAINVILLE, CT (WFSB) - More than 2 miles of backup built up on Interstate 84 in Plainville following a vehicle fire.

The Department of Transportation reported that the fire was between exits 25 and 26 on the eastbound side.

It was first reported a little after 9 a.m. on Wednesday.

The DOT said the backup was roughly 2.3 miles long.

There's no word on injuries or a cause.

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

Copyright 2021 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.


Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.