East Street in Easthampton Reopens Following Crash


EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) — East Street in Easthampton is reopen following a serious crash Monday morning.

Easthampton Police Capt. Robert Alberti says that 53-year-old Chang Hwang of East Street was driving a car when it crashed around 2:30 a.m. Monday.

Hwang was taken to Baystate Medical Center, then was flown by medical helicopter to Hartford Hospital.

Alberti describes Hwang’s injuries as life-threatening. There is no current word on his condition.

East Street was closed until early Monday afternoon.

The crash remains under investigation.

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    Everybody Chang Hwang tonight!

    Nope, that doesn’t sound quite right…