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Car Accident Knocks Out Power in West Springfield, Route 5 Closed

Power-electricityWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — About 700 people were without power Thursday morning after a car slammed into a telephone pole.

Police told ABC40 that Route 5, also known as Riverdale Street, will be closed until WMECo can fix the problem. Route 5 is closed from Bradford Drive to Morgan Road.

At 7:30 a.m. West Springfield Police told ABC40 that Riverdale Street would remain closed for a few more hours.





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