x

FOX 61 | Connecticut breaking news, weather, traffic, sports and social media

First responders search CT River for man after crash

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police and firefighters are searching the Connecticut River in western Massachusetts for a man believed to have ended up in the w...
Close-up of lights on roof of police car

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police and firefighters are searching the Connecticut River in western Massachusetts for a man believed to have ended up in the water after a car crash.

State police and West Springfield emergency responders began searching the river Saturday morning after the 7 a.m. accident.

Officials say the man was last seen in the water between Memorial Bridge and a railroad bridge.

Rescue divers and a state police aircraft operator are working together to try to find the man.