Portion of Prospect St. in Chicopee closed

Closed in area of Searles St. due to water leak

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A portion of Prospect Street in Chicopee is closed while water department crews work to fix a water leak.

Chicopee Water Department Superintendent Al Starzyk told 22News the work is expected to continue through the morning into the early afternoon. Traffic is being detoured off Prospect Street in the area of Searles Street, while the work is going on.

Starzyk said the incident happened at 3:00 a.m., and crews have been there ever since.