Tractor-Trailer Accident on I-95 in Norwalk
Photo by NORWALK FIRE DEPARTMENT
NORWALK, CT - The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a Tractor Trailer accident on I-95 southbound between exits 14 and 13, on the morning of June 18th at 5:00 am. A tractor trailer truck in the breakdown lane, was waiting to have a tire repaired, when another tractor trailer struck it. The crash ruptured the diesel saddle tank of the disabled truck and spilled the vegetable contents of the other truck across the highway.
The 2 drivers were uninjured in the crash. DEEP was called for the fuel spill, that was contained by Firefighters and DOT crews were organizing the cleanup operation. The high speed lane was the only lane passable until the cleanup is complete.