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Dixwell Avenue in Hamden shut down after multiple car accidents

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Part of Route 10 is shut down in Hamden after multiple vehicle accidents on Saturday afternoon.

Dixwell Avenue RT. 10 shut down btw.

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Sadly, This Einstein Did Not Stick Around Long Enough To Pick Up His "Driver Of The Year" Award

Alert “06880” reader — and gobsmacked driver — Jaime Bairaktaris spotted this scene today on Weston Road, near the Merritt Parkway Exit 42 ramp.

(You can tell it’s the Merritt, because there’s a fairly large “No Commercial Vehicles” sign.) 63 more words

Totally Random

Plan Ahead. Like, Waaaaaay Ahead.

The good news: The state Department of Transportation is “rehabilitating” 5 miles of the Merritt Parkway — in each direction — in Westport and Fairfield. That means “upgrades” to pavements, guardrails, drainage and “historic concrete.” 69 more words

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Toll Tales

Tolls on Connecticut highways are one step closer to reality. The legislature’s Transportation Committee recently gave the “green light” to the state Department of Transportation to… 303 more words

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Have You Seen The Rotary Club Sign?

For as long as the Red Barn has been on Wilton Road — maybe longer — a sign for the Rotary Club of Westport¬†stood on the side of the road. 223 more words

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Pursuit Leads To Arrest

(Bridgeport, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police say an early morning pursuit that began in Milford wound up in Bridgeport.

It started when troopers conducting speed enforcement around 12:30 a.m., clocked 22-year-old Emilio Davila’s car going 90 miles an hour along southbound Interstate 95 near exit 41 in Milford. 104 more words

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Police make heroin bust during Merritt Parkway traffic stop

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) – A routine traffic stop by a State Trooper on the Merritt Parkway, turned into a drug bust Monday evening. According to police, a trooper pulled over a car for following another vehicle too closely just north of Exit 44 in Fairfield around 6:30pm. 60 more words

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