Interstate 95 is a fact of life on the East Coast. Drivers passing through the Northeast can barely avoid the state's 112-mile portion of I-95. Connecticut's section of the interstate is one of the most congested of any I-95 state and has one of the highest densities of exits. Using state and federal data pertaining to highway usage, accidents and safety, The Day has examined I-95's problems and challenges.
Interstate 95 north between exits 91 and 92 underwent temporary resurfacing in the fall, and drivers on the "singing highway" have since wondered if something was wrong with their cars.
I-95 north at Exit 90 reopened Friday afternoon after being shut down due to a tractor-trailer rollover.
The person who died, identified as 25-year-old Raymond Droz Rivera, was in the front passenger seat and not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident, according to state police.
The owner of a dozen gas stations and convenience stores throughout the state hopes to break ground in less than two months at the site off of I-95 where a Herb Chambers dealership never came to fruition.
A man was charged with pointing a gun at another driver while he was driving on Interstate 95 in Old Lyme on Monday, police said.
A $300 million rebuild of the northbound side of the bridge, first scheduled to begin last May, is now expected to start in the spring.
A man from Massachusetts was struck by a tractor-trailer and killed in Waterford on Monday.
Wrong-way drivers caused two crashes on major Connecticut interstates this weekend, killing one wrong-way driver in a head-on collision and sending the other to jail on driving under the influence charges.
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A five-vehicle crash left two people injured and caused major delays on Interstate 95 southbound in Stonington beginning late Tuesday morning.
State police said they charged a 15-year-old boy from Middletown with stealing a car from Madison, speeding away from police and causing an accident with two other vehicles.
One operator received minor injuries, state police said.
The Board of Selectmen approved a motion to hire Attorney Jay Levin of Suisman Shapiro Law Group for $24,000 to advocate at the state level for more access to the state-owned Waterford Parkway.
An 18-year-old Storrs man died in an early morning crash Monday in the area of exit 73 on Interstate 95, state police said.
Connecticut Department of Transportation spokesman Kevin Nursick said the $142 million project, which is expected to take three years to complete and originally slated to begin this year, has been pushed out to 2023.
Battalion Chief Jonathan Paige said two people were taken to the hospital but the injuries aren't serious.
A Boston man was killed and a Cranston, R.I., woman was injured in a three-car crash that closed northbound Interstate 95 for hours.
A man was injured in a motorcycle crash on the Gold Star Bridge in Groton Sunday night.
Firefighters extinguish a brush fire on the right shoulder of I-95 southbound in Groton on Monday.
According to his obituary, George Cardono died Tuesday at the age of 88, the Providence Journal reported.
An 18-year-old woman was taken to a hospital via Life Star helicopter after crashing into a tractor-trailer on Interstate 95 north in Stonington Monday night, police said.
A section of the northbound side of Interstate 95 was closed Monday night due to a crash involving a tractor-trailer and another vehicle, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The state Department of Transportation has announced three upcoming projects.
The crash was among three on I-95 involving fatalities that Rhode Island state police responded to within 18 minutes early Sunday morning.