A serious crash on Interstate 91 in Meriden caused heavy delays on Wednesday afternoon.

The one-car crash happened on the southbound side of I-91 in the area of exit 17, and closed the highway for a period of time. Route 15 south was also closed in Meriden so LIFE STAR could land to respond to the crash.

As of 4 p.m., both highways were open.

UPDATE: Rt 15 south now OPEN, lifestar departed. I-91 S/B remains closed at exit 17, left lane getting by.— CT State Police (@CT_STATE_POLICE) October 26, 2016

Police said serious injuries were reported.

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

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