Chain reaction violence in Downtown Springfield overnight

At last word she's expected to be okay after treatment at Baystate medical center

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – There was a chain reaction of violence in Downtown Springfield overnight.

What began as a reported drive by shooting on Bridge Street, quickly became a hit and run traffic accident.

Springfield Police Captain Brian Keenan told 22News someone in the car started shooting at a nearby group of people.

No one was hit by the gunfire, but as the car sped away, it hit a woman.

At last word, she’s expected to be okay after treatment at Baystate Medical Center.