DEERFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – One person has died and two others were injured after a single-car crash on Mill Village Road in Deerfield Friday morning.
According to the Deerfield Police Department, police were called to a single-car crash just before 5 a.m. this morning. The driver was ejected, and the South Deerfield Fire Department had to use the jaws of life to extricate the front seat passenger. A back-seat passenger was also injured.
Northampton Fire Rescue took the driver to Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield where they later died. Both passengers were taken by South County EMS and AMR to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. One passenger is in critical condition and the other passenger is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
The crash is being investigated by the Deerfield Police Department and the State Police Detective Unit attached to the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office, with the assistance of the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section.
The road was closed from Stillwater Road to Greenfield Road and Lee Road at the 91 Bridge until about 10 a.m.
Additional Ambulances from AMR and Northampton Fire Rescue also assisted.