Traffic Alert: Section of School Street in Granby Closed Following Accident

Granby, Mass. (WGGB) — School Street is closed between Batchelor Street and East State Street (Rt. 202) in Granby after a car crashed into a utility pole there.

That’s according to Officer Kurt Carpenter who reports that the crash happened just before 6:00 p.m. Friday.

Police were called to the area of 7 School Street at that time and upon their arrival found that an SUV had crashed and sheered a utility pole.

The driver, a 63 year-old South Hadley man, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

At this time National Grid is working on repairing the pole.   No one lost power in this incident.

Police estimate that section of the road will be back open before 11:00 p.m.