burn

Fitchburg Fire Department received a thank you note from brothers they saved in November 2014. (Photo credit: Fitchburg Fire Department)

Fitchburg Brothers Who Survived Bonfire Explosion Thankful To Fire Department

Two Fitchburg brothers who were seriously burned by a bonfire explosion in November say they owe their lives to the firefighters who saved them.

03/24/2015

Banana Boat aerosol sunscreen

Banana Boat Aerosol Sunscreen Recalled After Stow Man Catches Fire

The makers of Banana Boat sunscreen announced on Friday that they are voluntarily recalling several sunscreen products over the risk that they could catch fire after being applied to a person’s skin.

10/19/2012

Banana Boat aerosol sunscreen

Sunscreen Maker Promises Investigation After Stow Man Catches Fire

Sunscreen maker Banana Boat is vowing an investigation into an incident where a Stow man says he was nearly killed after applying their product.

06/02/2012

Banana Boat aerosol sunscreen

Stow Man Catches Fire After Applying Sunscreen

Brett Sigworth was grilling on his deck when he became engulfed in flames.

05/31/2012