wspring crash 2

Photo courtesy: West Springfield Fire Department 

Overnight the West Springfield police and fire department responded to a car that had rolled over on route 5.

The car had struck an officers cruiser who was helping state DPW close down a tunnel.

The car that hit the cruiser ended up on it's side and the driver of that vehicle was transported with minor injuries.

The West Springfield police officer that was inside the cruiser did not receive any injuries but was shaken up after the accident.

According to the West Springfield police department, the accident is still under investigation and charges are pending.

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