One dead after car accident on Center St in Chicopee

Hampden County

CHICOPEE, Mass (WWLP) – One person is dead after a car crashed into a utility pole in front of 701 Center Street in Chicopee Tuesday night.

Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News, officers located a vehicle that had crashed into a utility pole around 11:30 p.m. and the two passengers were injured.

Wilk said both the driver and passenger were taken to a nearby hospital where the passenger died.

The driver was treated in the hospital and has since been released.

The crash reconstruction team is investigating the crash and Chicopee Electric Light replaced the pole.

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