Man killed in collision with Mass. cruiser


The Associated Press

AGAWAM, Mass.- An Agawam police officer injured when his cruiser collided with another vehicle as he responded to an emergency was released from the hospital on Tuesday, police said.

The driver of the other car, who died in the accident, was identified by police on Tuesday as Jeannette Bourque, 85, of Windsor Locks, Conn.

Officer John Moccio, 26, was responding to another accident call at about 7 p.m. and was driving east on Mill Street when Bourque exited Cooper Street into his path, police said. Both drivers were wearing seat belts.

The accident is under investigation.

Associated PressCopyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Recommended Investigations

Join the discussion