Rain causes truck to crash on I-95

A tractor-trailer hydroplaned off I-95 causing some problems this morning. It happened by exit 23 in Fairfield just after 6:30 a.m..

Officials say the went down an embankment and crashed into a light pole.

Officials say the went down an embankment and crashed into a light pole. (9/30/15)

FAIRFIELD - A tractor-trailer hydroplaned off I-95 causing some problems this morning.

It happened by exit 23 in Fairfield just after 6:30 a.m.. 

Officials say it went down an embankment and crashed into a light pole. 

They say the crash also pulled down charged electric wires in the area and knocked out power to local businesses.  

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Connecticut Sportscast, Jan. 19
Soto's family describes the 31-year-old as funny, helpful, 2 Family mourns death of Stamford man killed in crash
Stamford police are seeking the gunman involved in 3 Stamford PD: Man shot in Main St. convenience store
Noel Esbri, 32, was later declared dead of 4 Man found shot to death inside Bridgeport apartment
Bridgeport police say a woman is in critical 5 Police: Woman shot in the head in Bridgeport

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE