(Holyoke, MA) — Two 23-year-olds are dead after a hit-and-run crash at the corner of Beech and Dwight streets in Holyoke. Moira Murphy and Brian Callahan of Holyoke were killed when their Honda Civic was hit by a Cadillac around 2 a.m. Sunday. Two suspects fled the scene but were later found by police. Twenty-one-year-old Jonathan Lopez of Springfield will be arraigned this morning for vehicular homicide, failure to stop for a red light, and leaving the scene of an accident. Honda passengers Tim Beaudry and Ryan Kelly were injured and are in stable condition at Baystate.
A look back at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.
AAA predicts gas prices could drop below $2 a gallon by the end of the year.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a suspect who possibly robbed the Kolakoski Farm Stand on Routes 5 and 10 Wednesday.
Today, MGM officials will hold the second of a two-day open house at the company's State Street offices for prospective contractors. Union construction companies which are female or minority-owned are being encouraged to attend.
Holyoke State Representative Aaron Vega has filed a bill to outlaw the practice of necrophilia in the Bay State. There is currently no law banning sex with the dead.