Local woman killed in three alarm blaze in Southbridge

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Fire chief cites ‘hoarding conditions’ as factor in unsuccessful rescue attempt 📷 Helen Boyle file photo for The Citizen Chronicle SOUTHBRIDGE — A local woman was killed on Thursday morning as firefighters were unable to rescue her from a three-alarm fire, due in part to “hoarding conditions” in the home. […]

Newton teen killed in crash on I-84

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Victim was lone occupant in single-vehicle fatality STURBRIDGE — A 16-year-old boy from Newton was killed in a single-vehicle crash last Monday night, according to the Massachusetts State Police. According to a State Police press release, the report of the crash on Interstate 84 eastbound was received in the Sturbridge […]

State Police make arrest after Pike pursuit

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📸The Citizen Chronicle file photo CHARLTON — At approximately 12:05 p.m. on Thursday, a Massachusetts State Trooper assigned to Troop H attempted to stop a 2020 Nissan Route with a Vermont registration for motor vehicle violations on the Massachusetts Turnpike eastbound in Weston. The SUV failed to stop and fled […]

Three taken to hospital in overnight accident on Pike

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Two tractor-trailers among the vehicles inolved in accident 📸 Charlton Fire Department photos CHARLTON — A multi-vehicle accident led to three individuals being taken to the hospital in the pre-dawn hours Saturday morning. The accident occurred on the Massachusetts Turnpike at approximately 3:10 a.m., according to the Charlton Fire Department. […]

Large capacity weaponry, drugs seized in Sturbridge arrest

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Oklahoma man taken into custody by State Police at I-84 rest area 📸 Massachusetts State Police photo STURBRIDGE — An expired registration led to the discovery of large capacity weaponry and drugs in a rest area this week. The Massachusetts State Police reports Justin G. Barron, 39, of Heavaner, Oklahoma, […]