SPRINGFIELD — One person is dead and multiple additional injuries were reported following a two-vehicle crash in Springfield Wednesday afternoon, according to Springfield police.
The crash was reported around 1:30 p.m. at the intersection on North Yellow Springs Street and West Columbia Street. Initial reports indicate at least one vehicle involved crashed into a pole.
Police confirmed one person was killed in the crash. Additional injuries were reported in the crash, however the number of others injured and their conditions were not immediately available, officers told News Center 7.
The name of the victim killed has not been released, pending notification of family and further investigation.
Springfield police’s traffic unit has been requested to reconstruct and investigate the crash. The crash investigation has blocked several roads around the intersection, police said.
Additional details were not released. We’ll update this story as we learn more.
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