Updated, 4:30 p.m. : WESTPORT, Conn. -- Post Road East in Westport has reopened followed Wednesday afternoon's accident
A portion of Post Road East in Westport is completely closed to traffic as police investigate a serious car accident with injuries.
As of 12:15 p.m., Post Road East is closed to traffic between the intersections of Maple Avenue and Bulkley Avenue. Traffic delays on Post Road East and the surrounding areas should be expected as a result of the closure, police said.
Police responded to the intersection of Post Road East and Westfair Drive at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday on a report of a serious motor vehicle accident with injuries. Police said the investigation necessitated the extended closure of the roadway.
The traffic pattern is subject to change as the investigation continues, but motorists should use Long Lots Road and/or Greens Farms Road as alternative routes around the accident scene.
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