Police have made an arrest in connection with an accident that happened on Route 5 Thursday afternoon, in which two people on a motorcycle were killed.
James Walter Ainsworth, 45, of Springfield, has been charged with two counts of felony motor vehicle homicide, according to Mary Carey, communications director for the Northwestern District Attorney's Office.
Easthampton police took Ainsworth into custody Thursday night while he was at Baystate Medical Center. He was being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Ainsworth will be arraigned Friday morning in Northampton District Court.
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