State Police investigating fatal crash in Chicopee

State Police investigating fatal crash in Chicopee

January 7, 2019 – A crash on Route 90 at the 47 mile marker in Chicopee resulted in one fatality.

Preliminary investigation by Trooper Daniel Cahill indicates that at about 4:25 p.m. today, a 35-year-old Chicopee man was traveling on Route 90 Westbound in a 2004 Honda Accord when, for reasons still under investigation, his vehicle traveled off the left side of the road into the median. After leaving the roadway the Honda rolled a number of times. Speed is believed to be a contributing factor.

The operator and sole occupant was transported to Baystate Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

This crash remains under investigation by Troop B with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section.

State Police were assisted on scene by Chicopee Fire and EMS.