Fuel Spills, Catches Fire in Tractor-Trailer Accident

An accident involving two tractor-trailers has closed part of I-84 north on the Vernon/Tolland line in Connecticut

Police are responding to a tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 84 in Vernon that closed the highway to traffic in both directions.

Vernon police say fuel spilled and caught fire as a result of the accident on Friday morning.

I-84 westbound has since reopened to traffic.

The agencies responding to the accident include Vernon police and the Connecticut state police.

Copyright AP - Associated Press
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