Two dead in crash on Route 49 in East Brookfield

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Three extricated at scene of accident EAST BROOKFIELD — Two people were killed in a motor vehicle accident on Route 49. The Massachusetts State Police has confirmed there was a double fatal crash, which has resulted in Route 49 being closed between Route 9 and Adams Road for investigation and […]

Charges follow alleged domestic assault, police chase, crash

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Sampe also faces extradition to Maine on prior domestic violence 📸 Oxford Police Department photo OXFORD — A Spencer man is facing numerous charges after he allegedly fled a domestic assault scene and police on a multi-town chase before crashing into a tractor trailer. Joshua James Sampe, 40, was taken […]

Local man’s body pulled from Quaboag River

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West Brookfield fisherman’s death not deemed suspicious by DA 📸 Kevin Dion’s home is about a 10 minute walk from the Quaboag River. He had gone fishing near the bridge on Long Hill Road on Saturday morning. Google Maps image. WEST BROOKFIELD — The identity of a local man whose […]

Worcester man cited in single-vehicle crash Monday night

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Vehicle drove twice the speed limit at intersection of 20 & 169 📸 Charlton Police Department photos. CHARLTON — A Worcester man has been cited on multiple violations after his Volkswagen sedan crashed into a guardrail and took out a traffic light and signage at the intersection of Routes 20 […]

Firefighters battling truck and brushfire on I-290

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Tanker on scene as pickup with trailer is “fully involved” in fire 📸File photo by Shaun Moriarty AUBURN — Crews are working a truck fire and brush fire on I-290 West prior to Exit 9. The Auburn Fire Rescue Department’s Engine 3 arrived at the scene of the vehicle shortly […]