NORTHBRIDGE - The investigation continues today into yesterday’s early morning fire at the Riverdale Mills Corporation in Northbridge. The State Fire Marshall’s office was at the scene on Riverdale Street and the initial investigation revealed no evidence that the cause... Read more.
The fire at a historic building on Main Street in Upton remains under investigation but Chief Aaron Goodale said yesterday the cause remains undetermined but the two causes investigators cannot rule out are arson and electrical. The blazer is being investigated by the... Read more.
The Milford transfer station on Cedar Street will be open today and through the weekend despite a fire the other day that destroyed a large shed. Health officer Paul Mazzuchelli told WMRC the building is used to store emergency preparedness materials. The shed was heavily... Read more.
Remember this from Friday night? Turns out Ronald Peck of Upton bumped into a bunch of cars and a light pole and then fled the scene on foot before his truck burst into flames. He's being charged on many counts including drunk driving. Police caught him in the woods near... Read more.
A home on Washington Street in Franklin was damaged due to a fire yesterday morning. The cost of the damage is about $200,000. When firefighters arrived there was smoke and flames coming out of the basement and the first floor of the house. It took crews about an hour to... Read more.
Mendon firefighters battled a fire on George Street last night. The Norman Cox barn was destroyed and burnt to the ground. The flames and smoke billowed into the air for quite some time until the blaze was brought under control. The old barn caved in due to the fire... Read more.
A fire late yesterday afternoon caused considerable damage to Carbone's Restaurant in Hopkinton. There was damage to restrooms and smoke to the entire dining area. Firefighters from Upton, Ashland, Framingham and Marlboro assisted Hopkinton. The blaze began in a... Read more.
A house on Blackstone Street in Mendon was destroyed by fire last night and the owner is facing charges. The house had been in foreclosure. A man was taken into custody by police after he initially prevented firefighters from getting near the home. He had to be tased... Read more.
DAYBREAK AUDIO - Residents should be extremely cautious if they try and remove ice jams from their homes or businesses. A business owner in Holliston started a blaze week when using a torch. Fire Chief Mike Cassidy... Read more.