Two separate truck accidents impeded traffic on the southbound side of Interstate 95 Wednesday evening.

The first accident was reported between Exits 17 and 16 in Westport around 7:58 p.m. according to the state Department of Transportation.

The accident involved a box truck and closed the right lane of the highway.

The DOT reported that accident cleared shortly before 9 p.m.

The second accident, reported at 8:32 p.m., closed the right hand lane between Exits 14 and 13 in Norwalk, according to the DOT. That accident was cleared shortly before 10 p.m.

A third accident involving two vehicles was reported at 8:52 p.m. in the northbound lane in Fairfield between Exits 22 and 23.

The right lane was closed. The accident was cleared around 9:10 p.m.