State Police Investigate Double Fatal Crash on Route 91 Longmeadow
Preliminary investigation by Trooper Daniel Kelly indicates that a 2008 Hyundai Elantra, operated by Bridget Morawski, 29, of Enfield, Conn., was traveling the wrong way on Route 91, going north on the southbound side. The Hyundai collided with a 2006 Cadillac operated by a 63-year-old Springfield man. Both operators were pronounced deceased at the scene.
The facts and circumstances of the crash, including how the Elantra got onto the wrong side of the highway, remain under investigation by Troop B of the Massachusetts State Police, with the assistance of the State Police Collision Analysis Reconstruction Section and the State Police Crime Scene Services Section. Troopers were assisted at the scene by the Longmeadow Police and Fire Departments and the Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division.
During the rescue response and crash investigation and cleanup, Route 91 was closed for approximately four hours.
No further information is available at this time. Please do not call the barracks directly.