SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – One person is in the hospital with serious injuries after a crash on Boston Road in Springfield Monday night.
According to Springfield Fire Captain Drew Piemonte, one occupant was ejected from the car upon impact after a serious two-car crash on 615 Boston Road around 7:45 p.m. The driver was taken to Baystate Medical Center with serious injuries and the other driver was taken to Baystate with minor injuries.
Springfield Police spokesman Ryan Walsh told 22News, a man struck a vehicle in the oncoming lane causing his car to split in half. The back half of the car hit a fence and the front half struck a pole.
Our 22News crew saw heavily damaged vehicles on the side of the road.
Officers also blocked off the area with yellow tape while they investigated the crash.
The Springfield Police Department is investigating the crash.