Active investigation after two-alarm fire in Charlton

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Osgood Road home severely damaged in afternoon fire 📸 Southbridge Fire Department photo CHARLTON — Firefighters from multiple towns battled a two-alarm blaze that remains under investigation. At approximately 1 p.m. on Wednesday, the unidentified homeowner at 124 Osgood Road called 911 with a report their home was on fire. […]

One taken to hospital after car fire in Oxford

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Firefighters knock down blaze inside Farrar’s Auto Body 📸Oxford Fire Department photo OXFORD — An unidentified person was transported to an area hospital after a car fire inside Farrar’s Auto Body on Saturday. According to the Oxford Fire Department, the sedan was inside the Main Street business when it became […]

Dozens displaced by three-alarm Easter morning fire

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Portion of Route 20 closed as crews battle blaze STURBRIDGE — A three-alarm fire broke out in a basement apartment on Easter Sunday morning, displacing dozens and temporarily closing a stretch of Route 20 to both east and westbound traffic. Sturbridge Fire Chief John Grasso said in a press release […]

American Legion post destroyed in three-alarm fire

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More than 200 dining inside when fire alarm pulled AUBURN — The Chester P. Tuttle American Legion Post 279 was destroyed by a three-alarm blaze on Friday evening as more than 200 people enjoying dinner within were safely evacuated. There were no injuries as a result of the fire. According […]

Cat saved from late night basement fire

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Two-alarm fire on Berlin Street with heavy smoke AUBURN — Firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze on Berlin Street late Thursday night, rescuing a cat from the single-story home inundated with heavy smoke. It was shortly after 11:30 p.m. when a 911 call was received reporting a fire in the basement […]