Bemis Road in Holyoke closed due to water main break

Hampden County

A “huge” water main break has closed all of Bemis Road in Holyoke early Thursday evening.

Lieutenant Cruz of the Holyoke Police Department told 22News the water main break that was reported before 4 p.m. has closed Bemis Road between Route 5 to Route 141.

Lt. Cruz said the road is expected to be closed for several hours and possibly overnight as “it looks like the ground is about to cave in.”

Lt. Cruz added that there is a lot of water on the road. No further details were available.

22News will continue to bring you updates as more details become available.

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