TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 20, Poplar Ave. Closed in West Springfield
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — West Springfield Police have closed off portions of Route 20 and Poplar Avenue following a car accident Thursday morning. Police say a vehicle hit a pole around 5:30 a.m.
The driver then fled the scene after the pole and multiple wires fell across the road.
Police are advising drivers to avoid the area as they work to clear the scene. Detours have been set up in the meantime to help direct traffic.