Well I can't explain that. Interestingly, waze isn't currently giving me I-84 as the default. Not surprisingly, as I am not near Connecticut, if I chose any of the routes, I just get a "Proceed to highlighted route" banner.
Regional Coordinator: Mid-Altantic, US
Verizon, Nexus 6, Android 5.1.1, Waze 220.127.116.11