Westpost crash closes road

May 17, 2019 GMT

WESTPORT — A stretch of Newtown Turnpike is closed Friday afternoon after a crash, according to an alert.

The alert sent out from Westport police around 4 p.m. indicated the roadway is closed in both directions from the area of 15 Newtown Turnpike to Crawford Road because of a collision.

It was unclear how many vehicles were involved or if any injuries were sustained.

Hearst Connecticut Media has requested more information from police. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.