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Sep 10

Vehicle Crash - Tinkham Road

Posted on September 10, 2014 at 1:14 AM by Edward Lennon

The following is a press release from Captain Robert Zollo, Wilbraham Police Department.

On Tuesday, 09/09/14 at approx. 4:23pm The Wilbraham Police received several 911 calls stating that a single car crash was observed on Tinkham Rd.When Wilbraham Officers arrived they observed a vehicle off the road on it's roof in front of 1179 Tinkham Rd. Both individuals had exited the vehicle and were laying on the ground in front of the residence when officer arrived.Both parties were examined and transported by Wilbraham Fire to Baystate Medical. The operator and passenger were approx. 20 year old males from Springfield. Both individuals were observed to have lacerations on their face and arms. Both were complaining of back pain. At this time none of the injuries appeared to be life threatening. The road was closed down for 45 minutes due to the crash. According to the investigating Officer, Tom Motyka, speed appears to be a factor in the accident.  

Robert G. Zollo
Captain
Wilbraham Police Department