DEERFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Drivers had to be diverted off Interstate 91 southbound in Deerfield, after a dump truck brought down power lines- causing a brush fire Tuesday afternoon.
Drivers were directed off the highway at Exit 25, and onto Route 116 and then Routes 5 and 10 before they can rejoin I-91 southbound.
The highway was re-opened to traffic at around 2:00 P.M., about an hour after the incident.
Eversource Energy is reporting more than 100 customers in Deerfield without electricity at this time.