Driver in rollover accident on I-291 in Springfield has died

Victim was pinned underneath vehicle

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP)- A man died early Tuesday morning following a rollover accident on I-291 East in Springfield.

Massachusetts State Police Trooper Dustin Fitch told 22News a 30-year-old Chicopee resident was taken to Baystate Medical Center after the accident, but did not survive his injuries.

Fitch said he was the only person in the car.

Springfield Fire Department spokesman Dennis Leger said they were called to I-291 East at Exit 4 around 2:45 Tuesday morning. When firefighters got there, they found a car rolled over on its side with a man pinned under the vehicle.

Firefighters used inflatable bags to lift the vehicle and get the man out.

Massachusetts State Police are still looking into what led up to the accident.