Route 8 closure in Shelton causes commuting delays after crash

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SHELTON – A crash on Route 8 south in Shelton closed the road Friday morning, according to Connecticut State Police.

State Police said the single-car accident happened near Exit 11.

They said even though extrication was needed, the accident caused only non-life threatening injuries.

They said to expect delays and that drivers should reduce speed as they approach the area.

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