BRIDGEPORT — A crash on Route 8 closed part of the highway to traffic Sunday afternoon.

According to the Connecticut Department of Transportation, a three-vehicle crash was reported on Route 8 southbound between exits 2 and 1 at 5:38 p.m. Sunday. The accident closed the right lane to traffic. The DOT said the accident should take an hour or less to clear.

UPDATE: Accident was reported cleared at 5:56 p.m.