Crews put out telephone pole that caught fire in Springfield

Hampden County

Crews were called to a telephone pole that caught fire on Progress Avenue in Springfield Friday night. 

Springfield Fire Department spokesman Dennis Leger confirmed with 22News that a telephone pole in the area of 60 Progress Street caught fire.

Crews had to wait for Eversource to turn the power off before they get to work 

According to the Eversource Outage map, 45 customers were without power late Friday night. 

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