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State Cruiser Involved in Accident; Route 9 Left With Traffic

State police said a Trooper was involved in a crash on Route 9 in Berlin, causing heavy delays to the morning commute.

Credit: Patch.
Credit: Patch.

Traffic is considerably delayed along Route 9 in Berlin Friday morning after an accident involving a Connecticut State Police cruiser.

The accident is not consider "major," state police said, but is causing heavy delays for motorists. It is unknown if the trooper was injured in the crash. Anyone traveling along Route 9 is asked to seek alternate routes.

Further information has not been released at this time.

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Citizen Ruth January 24, 2014 at 10:07 AM
Is anyone surprised after seeing how our law enforcement officers drive?
Michelle Fischer Paul January 24, 2014 at 08:29 PM
Although the article said the accident was not "major", when I drove by it it appeared that he had hit the guard rails on the left and somehow landed in the right lane. Back windows were blown out. Rollover? Not sure.

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