Good Tuesday morning Connecticut,
At the very least it is a quick work week, at the very least for many of us. The climate Tuesday is nice, an abundance of sunshine and temperatures round 80 levels.
Wednesday will characteristic some solar and clouds, however then we may even see some extra heavy rain transfer in at evening. The Nationwide Climate Service stated scattered thunderstorms and heavy downpours are potential late Wednesday into early Thursday.
There’s a “marginal to slight threat of flash flooding” in southwest Connecticut, particularly. Some thunderstorms throughout Connecticut late Wednesday and Thursday could also be extreme, the climate service additionally cautions. An inch or two of rain is feasible in components of the state.
The upcoming weekend does look excellent although.
** 2021 LABOR DAY WEEKEND – FINAL TRAFFIC STATISTICS**
From the time interval beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 6, to 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 6, the Connecticut State Police had 1,315 requires service, assisted 55 motorists, responded to 79 accidents, 1 involving severe damage and 1 involving a fatality, made 4 DUI arrests, issued 89 citations for dashing and 1 seatbelt quotation.
They issued 12 citations for hazardous shifting violations (to incorporate: unsafe lane change, following too intently, transfer over, and so on).
The data under displays the ultimate statistics for the time interval starting at 12
a.m. on Friday, Sept. 3, by way of 11:59 pm on Monday, Sept. 6:
- Requires service: 6,296
- Dashing: 515
- Seatbelt violations: 19
- Complete site visitors violations: 282
- DUI arrests: 41
- Accidents: 406
- Investigated: 375
- Severe Accidents: 2
- Fatalities: 3
Prime tales throughout Connecticut as of Tuesday morning
A motorcyclist died after being concerned in a crash on Route 8 in Shelton late Monday, in response to WTNH Information 8. The freeway closed for a time frame Monday evening as emergency crews responded. The sufferer’s ID has not but been launched. (Read the full News 8 story here.)
Deadly taking pictures
A 30-year-old North Branford man was shot and killed earlier than dawn on Sunday in New Haven, police stated. Zaire Luciano, from the Northford part of city, was pronounced useless on the scene of the pre-dawn taking pictures, police spokesperson workplace Scott Shumway stated. (Read the full story here.)
Change of plans at UConn
Randy Edsall is departing the UConn soccer program instantly. He had introduced plans to retire on the conclusion of the season, however these plans modified in lower than 24 hours. Hearst CT’s Mike Anthony reviews Edsall will get his full wage for the present soccer season.
2 youngsters injured throughout bonfire
Two youngsters, ages 5 and seven, have been injured throughout a bonfire at a house in Bristol Sunday evening when somebody by chance poured accelerated into the bonfire, Fox 61 reviews. (Read the full Fox 61 story here).
An excellent day to get married
Listed below are the present circumstances on CT’s main roads
SOUTHINGTON – Delays. I-691 Eastbound is congested between Exits 4 and eight (3.7 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 7:41 am.
W. HARTFORD – Delays. I-84 Eastbound is congested between Exits 43 and 51 (4.2 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 6:26 am.
HARTFORD – Delays. I-91 Southbound is congested between Exits 33 and 32 (1.2 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 7:50 am.
HARTFORD – Delays. I-91 Northbound is congested between Exits 27 and 29 (0.9 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 7:52 am.
WESTPORT – Delays. I-95 Southbound is congested between Exits 19 and 11 (8.8 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 6:46 am.
TRUMBULL – Delays. RT15 Southbound is congested between Exits 41 and 38 (1.5 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 6:50 am.
BERLIN – Street Work on RT9 Northbound between Exits 22 and 24 (1.7 miles) in impact right now till 3:30 pm. The suitable shoulder is closed. Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 7:23 am.
BERLIN – Street Work on RT9 Southbound between Exits 23 and 22 (0.9 miles) in impact right now till 3:30 pm. The suitable shoulder is closed. Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 7:24 am.
CROMWELL – Delays. RT9 Southbound is congested between Exits 19 and 16 (1.5 miles). Reported Tuesday, September 7 at 7:54 am.