Fire tore apart the old Columbia Hotel in downtown Leominster, and two firefighters were injured when a brick wall collapsed and pieces struck fire ladders.
Fire has torn through the old Columbia Hotel in downtown Leominster, severely damaging the building. A fire official says two firefighters were injured when a portion of the building collapsed.
A large commercial size wood chipper broke loose from the box truck and crashed into an SUV on Thursday.
Firefighters from several communities responded to a three-alarm fire in Leominster early Tuesday morning.