HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) - A portion of the Wilbur Cross Parkway was closed for a car fire on Tuesday morning.

The scene has since cleared and the highway reopened.

According to the Department of Transportation, Route 15 was closed between exits 60 and 59 on the southbound side.

The vehicle fire was reported around 8:35 a.m.

There's no word on injuries or a cause.

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

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