WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – West Springfield Police are asking drivers to avoid a bear near the area of Route 20.
A police officer at a nearby construction site confirmed a mother bear has been crossing the state highway between Sibley Avenue and Lower Beverly Hills.
She’s apparently looking for her cub that was hit and killed by a car on Friday.
West Springfield Police Sgt. Patrick Dunphy confirmed the death of the cub.