I-95 closes in Westport due to fatal crash

I-95 was closed for a few hours Monday to northbound traffic at exit 17 in Westport due to a fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer.State police

WESTPORT - I-95 was closed for a few hours Monday to northbound traffic at exit 17 in Westport due to a fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer.

State police say one person is dead following the crash just past the exit.

All traffic was diverted to local roads at exit 17 before the highway reopned just before 2 p.m.

No word on what caused the crash.

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