The Department of Public Health launched planes to spray pesticide over Bridgewater, Easton, Norton, Raynham, Taunton and West Bridgewater.
Officials said Friday that they will conduct their second spraying of the summer Monday evening after 7 p.m. They said the time and date could change based on weather conditions.
The state is raising the risk of EEE in six towns, and launching a new round of aerial spraying.
It’s been a deadly summer on Route 24, and police are stepping up patrols in effort to make the highway safer.
A third night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Sunday evening, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
A second night of aerial spraying for mosquitoes will take place Saturday into Sunday, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
State health officials plan to begin aerial spraying for mosquitoes in nearly a dozen southeastern Massachusetts communities.
A Bridgewater bridge was dedicated to the memory of a U.S. Marine killed in Afghanistan.
Police are investigating the death of an elderly woman found unconscious in her pool Friday evening.
Officials say an electrical problem caused a fire that killed a Bridgewater woman last week.