Multi-Car Accident Closes Merritt Northbound [Updated]

Route 15 North is closed between exits 52 and 53 after an accident involving three to five cars.

Update 3 p.m.

Traffic is starting to crawl past the scene of the accident. The right lane remains closed.

For the latest traffic conditions, check out the Stratford Patch Commute section.


Fire and emergency officials are on the scene of a multi-car accident on the Merritt Parkway that has closed down the roadway between exits 52 and 53.

According to Fire Marshal Brian Lampart, the accident happened around 1:30 p.m. and involves three to five vehicles, one of which might have rolled over.

Lampart also said there were reports that a patient was lying on the roadway.

's Engine 2 and 4 are responding, as well as an ambulance from Trumbull's department, Lampart said.

Stratford Patch will provide updates to this story as they become available.

Steve Kirsch July 03, 2012 at 04:22 PM
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