SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - A rescue team has found the body of a ten year old girl who was missing in the Chicopee River for about an hour Wednesday afternoon.
Dennis Ledger, Aide to the Springfield Fire Commissioner, has confirmed to 22News that the girl is dead.
Springfield Police were called to Pinevale and Water Streets in the Indian Orchard section of the city around 5:00PM Wednesday afternoon.
Ludlow was also assisting the Springfield Fire Department with the search. They launched a boat from Goddu and River Streets in Ludlow.
Dive and rescue teams were called in to assist.
The identity of the child has not been released.
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