One person is dead following an early morning crash in Franklin County.
Mary Carey, spokesperson for the Northwestern District Attorney's office, said that around 4:40 a.m. Monday, emergency crews were called to a single vehicle crash along Lower Road in Deerfield.
"The vehicle left the roadway, collided with a telephone pole, and caught fire. The operator was transported to Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, where he was pronounced dead," Carey explained.
The name of the victim has not yet been released.
The crash remains under investigation.
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