Springfield Police, MA State Police respond to four-vehicle crash in Longmeadow

Lester Mason
January 20, 2018

The crash happened in Longmeadow involved two tractor-trailers and four cars, according to the Massachusetts State Police.

Officials said three people had minor injuries, two of which were transported to an area hospital, and a fourth person sustained serious injuries.

Authorities say the highway is closed from Enfield, Connecticut to Longmeadow and could remain closed for several hours during the cleanup and investigation.

The Longmeadow Police Department said on Facebook that drivers should expect heavy traffic and delays on Route 5/Longmeadow Street.

Springfield Fire said via Twitter there was one fatality, but MA State Police has not confirmed that at this time.

Connecticut State Police have the northbound side of the highway closed at exit 49 in Enfield, and one lane is also closed southbound.

The cause of the crash is now not known and remains under investigation.

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