AGAWAM, Mass. (WWLP) – A section of road was closed in Agawam on Sunday, following a serious accident that happened just before 4 p.m.
According to the Agawam Police Department, an investigation is underway following a serious accident involving a car and motorcycle in the area of North Street and Ridgeway Drive. The driver of the motorcycle was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries. The driver of the car was also taken to the hospital but later released.
This section of North Street, between Wilbert Terrace and Sylvan Lane, was closed until 8 pm. Sunday.
In a news release sent to 22News from the Agawam Police Department, “The preliminary investigation has revealed the operator of the motor vehicle was exiting Ridgeway Drive and collided with the motorcycle that was traveling Eastbound on North Street.”
The MSP Collision and Reconstruction Section, State Police Detective Unit and the District Attorney’s Office is continuing the investigating.