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Highway closed in Southbury after firery crash

SOUTHBURY - The eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 between exits 16 and 17 remain closed Saturday after an early morning crash between two tractor trailers, one of which caught fire. Dispatchers from Connecticut State Police Troop A in Southbury said the crash was reported at 4:51 a.m. Saturday. Bot


Tractor Trailer Fire Closes I-84 In Southbury

In Southbury, I-84 was partially closed in both directions after two tractor trailers crashed, causing one to catch fire, state police say. The highway's eastbound lanes remain closed at Exits 16 and 17, Trooper Kelly Grant said at about 8:40 a.m. The westbound left and center lanes were initially c

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-11-18 14:00:00

I-84 closed in both directions Southbury

Interstate 84 is closed in both directions in Southbury due to a serious crash. The crash occurred just prior to 5 a.m. between exits 16 and 17. According to the Department of Transportation the crash involves multiple tractor trailers. There is no word on if there are any injuries at this time or h

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-18 13:14:00

New Details About Major Tractor-Trailer Fire On I-84 In Southbury

SOUTHBURY, CT - State Police released new details about the fiery crash that shut down a portion of Interstate 84 Eastbound in Southbury on Saturday for several hours. State Police said at 4:51 a.m. troopers responded to a two-vehicle accident on I-84 eastbound prior to exit 17. Benjamin Hurd, 41,

PATCH - 2017-11-18 13:49:06

I-84 in Southbury closed due to tractor trailer accident

SOUTHBURY, Conn. (WTNH) - Interstate 84 in Southbury is closed in both directions this morning due to a tractor trailer accident. The closure was reported around 5 AM between Exits 15 and 17. Two tractor trailers were reportedly involved in the accident. State Police said minor injuries were sustain

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-18 10:48:52

Fiery accident closes I-84 in Southbury Saturday morning

SOUTHBURY - A tractor trailer burst into flames and shut down both sides of the I-84 in Southbury early Saturday morning after an accident with another tractor trailer, according to police. The accident occurred just before 5 a.m. Saturday when two tractor trailers collided just past Exit 16, headed

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-18 11:58:48

Gun Debate Appears Resolved In Southbury: Report

SOUTHBURY, CT - It appears that people will continue to be allowed to possess guns on town properties and at town-sponsored public events. After an hour of debate no action was taken by the Board of Selectmen on a proposed ordinance that would have been guns on town properties and at public town eve


Southbury Debates Banning Guns at Certain Public Locations

Southbury's Board of Selectmen debated banning guns in town buildings, on town-owned property and at public events at a meeting Thursday, but no action was taken on the proposal. Southbury's Board of Selectmen debated banning guns in town buildings, on town-owned property and at public events at a m


At work with Alison: yoga instructor

FAIRMONT, W.Va. (WDTV) - Sheray Efaw was introduced to yoga a little over five years ago, after she met her now husband. Sheray is known by her brand name, 'WV Yoga Girl'. "Four or five months after we met, we went to Costa Rica for three months. My neighbor was a surf and yoga instructor and she


'You are our heroes'

Greene County was a place of pride and patriotism last weekend, as various Veterans Day events were held throughout the area in honor and recognition of the many local men and women who have served or are serving in the U.S. military. And each program gave area residents the opportunity to honor, re


Former Yum Yum workers open diner in Carmichaels

CARMICHAELS - Debra Allen and Jackie Gifford knew when Yum Yum Tasty Diner in Waynesburg moved locations earlier this year, they didn't want to stop serving breakfast, coffee and baked goods to their regulars. Sheetz bought out the plaza that once contained the diner and other shops for its ongoing

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-11-18 06:15:00

Fugitive caught in Taylor County

GRAFTON, W.Va. - A 44-year-old Grafton man was arrested on a fugitive warrant Friday. John Jay Kemper was found at an apartment between Ivandale and Thorton, according to Taylor County Prosecuting Attorney John Bord around 10:30 a.m. Friday. Troopers received two anonymous calls of Kemper's whereabo


State Police: Fugitive from Barbour taken into custody near Thornton

THORNTON - A 44-year-old Grafton recidivist whose prior convictions include unlawful assault on a police officer and wanton endangerment involving a firearm was taken into custody without incident Friday on a fugitive warrant. Four state troopers - Sgt. Rob Garrison and Cpl. Mark Waggamon of the Gra


Police: Driver who died in PAT bus wreck was going wrong way

Updated 14 minutes ago A man who died in a collision with a Port Authority bus on Thursday afternoon was driving the wrong way on Route 51, according to authorities. Timothy John Minkus, 57, of Liberty was travelling north in a southbound lane of Route 51 at about 4 p.m. when he hit the bus head


University music program to present concert

WAYNESBURG - The Waynesburg University music program will present a special performance today featuring the Chamber Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble. The concert, "Out of This World," will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Marsh Center, and the public is invited to attend. Dr. Ronda DePriest, professor of instru


Food pantries can schedule pick-up times

FAIRMONT - Items collected during the Times West Virginian's Food Wars food drive will be distributed to food pantries on Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving. Appointments are currently being scheduled for pick-up times. If you are with the Mount Sharon Free Methodist Church Food Pantry, Centr


Habitat for Humanity of North Augusta dedicates their 18th house

Buy Now North Augusta resident Tyesha Simmons' new home, on Samuels Road, has plenty of visitors Friday evening, for the house's dedication, representing completion of almost a year of work through the community's Habitat for Humanity affiliate. Staff photo by Bill Bengtson Tyesha Simmons, one of Ai


Two people shot and killed in city of Aiken early Sunday morning, investigators searching for suspects

Crime Scene graphic AIKEN, S.C.(WJBF)- The Aiken Department of Public Safety is looking for a shooting suspect, Sunday morning. Officers responded to a call of two people shot in Aiken just after midnight. Officers found two victims sitting in a vehicle parked along Bradby Lane. The Aiken County c

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 10:37:34

One person dead after car crash in Saluda

Deadly crash SALUDA, S.C.(WJBF)- One person is dead after a car crash in Saluda, Saturday morning. It happened around 8 a.m. when South Carolina Highway Patrol says 54-year old Denny Shelton was driving an empty log trailer on Newberry Highway. Officials say Shelton crashed into a Honda Civic whic

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-19 15:58:18

Fraternity salutes teen honor students

Buy Now A Saturday scene at Cumberland African Methodist Episcopal Church, in Aiken, has local members of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity gathering for pictures with honor students representing Strom Thurmond, South Aiken, Silver Bluff, North Augusta, Midland Valley, Blackville-Hilda, Barnwell and Aike

AIKEN STANDARD - 2017-11-19 00:49:00