parker st accident Springfield 110818

Western Mass News Photo

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- An accident that killed a motorcyclist in Springfield Thursday night is under investigation.

Springfield Police spokesperson Ryan Walsh said a male motorcyclist and a car collided on the 800 block of Parker Street around 6 p.m.

Walsh noted the driver of the other vehicle stayed at the scene.

The area was blocked off for several hours while the Springfield Police traffic bureau investigated, but it has since reopened.

Western Mass News will continue to follow this story and will have more information as it becomes available.

Copyright 2018 Western Mass News (Meredith Corporation).  All rights reserved.

Digital Content Manager

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.