One man dead after shooting on Euclid Avenue in Springfield


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man is dead after an overnight shooting on the 100 block of Euclid Avenue in Springfield Saturday.

Springfield Police Department Spokesman Ryan Walsh said a ShotSpotter activation and reports of loud music sent officers to the area of Euclid Avenue around 3:45 a.m. early Saturday morning where they found a gunshot victim.

Walsh said officers performed first aid and the man was taken to Baystate Medical Center where he died.

A second victim was taken to Baystate in a private car with a non-life threatening wound to her leg according to Walsh.

Euclid Avenue was sectioned off with caution tape for around five hours Saturday morning while police investigated.

No word on if any arrests have been made at this time.

The Springfield Police Department Homicide Unit is investigating what led up to the fatal shooting.

22News will continue to bring you any new updates as soon as more information becomes available.

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