An accident in Springfield along Route 2 late Thursday afternoon has claimed the life of an Island woman.
Police say the woman’s vehicle collided with a tanker truck carrying a full load of milk around 4:20 in the afternoon.
The driver of the tractor trailer didn’t suffer any injuries.
Road conditions at the time were reported as snow covered and very slippery with strong winds.
A portion of Route 2 was closed for a couple of hours as police investigated.