Serious accident on I -691 causes delays in Meriden

MERIDEN — A crash lead to serious injuries and caused delays Friday morning.

Police said the crash occurred on I-691 East between exits 4 and 5 . The right lane was closed for serious injury single car accident. The car veered right and struck the wire rope guard rail. It went down the embankment almost 60 feet.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to an area hospital for suspected serious injuries according to State police .

The cause of the crash is under investigation.