Driver seriously hurt after truck crashed into Chicopee apartment building

Police are asking drivers to avoid the Granby Road area

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A driver suffered serious injuries after his pickup truck crashed into a Granby Road apartment building in Chicopee Thursday night.

Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News police and medical personnel responded to calls about the crash at the Townhomes at Stanley Court just before 7 p.m., Thursday.

Officer Wilk said, “Our accident reconstruction team is en route for the investigation.”

Wilk described the driver’s injuries as “serious.”  The victim was rushed to the hospital.

Granby Road was open, but Wilk said traffic was moving slowly.  Police were asking drivers to avoid the Granby Road area while crews clean up the accident site.

The truck did considerable damage to the bricks at the corner of the building.