Speed limit on the Mass Pike reduced to 40 MPH

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The heavy snow fall throughout western Massachusetts on Thursday made it difficult for some drivers to see on the roads.

According to a tweet from Massachusetts State Trooper Dustin Fitch, the speed limit on the Massachusetts Turnpike from the New York border to the City of Chicopee was reduced to 40 miles per hour.

The first snow fall of the season was heavy and wet. The 22News Storm Team is predicting the snow to turn to plain rain by late Thursday night.

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