I-295 near Congress Street in Portland shut down after tractor-trailer crash

Posted June 14, 2012, at 10:33 a.m.
Last modified June 14, 2012, at 5:18 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — A two-vehicle accident hindered traffic in the northbound lanes of Interstate 295 on Thursday morning.

Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland said Thursday morning a tractor-trailer and car collided in a construction zone in the northbound lanes near the Congress Street overpass.

McCausland said nobody was injured in the accident, but the northbound lane in that vicinity was shut down for a period of time.