I-295 traffic snarled by accident on Tukey’s Bridge

Posted Aug. 15, 2014, at 3:42 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — Officials are responding to a multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 295 in Portland.

Maine Department of Transportation spokesman Ted Talbot said in a statement released shortly after 3 p.m. the crash occurred in the highway’s southbound lanes on Tukey’s Bridge.

Motorists are being advised to seek alternative routes.

No other details were immediately available.

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