Slick roads blamed for multiple accidents

The thick layer of slush left behind from Tuesday morning?s storm has been the cause of several accidents throughout southwestern Connecticut.One driver who was involved

WESTPORT - The thick layer of slush left behind from Tuesday morning?s storm has been the cause of several accidents throughout southwestern Connecticut.

One driver who was involved in an accident on I-95 was extricated from his vehicle on a back board and taken to the hospital. Officials say he is expected to be alright.

Another driver involved in an accident on Post Road East suffered a minor injury to their hand after the car?s airbag deployed.

Although no serious injuries have been reported from these accidents, officials say they do serve as a reminder to take it slow when the roads are slippery.

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