Rescue

(WBZ-TV Photo)

Boat Hits Power Lines, Bursts Into Flames Near Marion

Two boaters were rescued after the mast of their catamaran ran into high power tension lines on Friday.

05/23/2014

(Photo from Chatham Fire Dept.)

Chatham Firefighters Rescue Miniature Horse From Sinkhole

A miniature horse was rescued after getting stuck in a small sinkhole on Friday in South Chatham.

05/02/2014

Boston students honored for saving teacher. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Students Honored For Saving Teacher’s Life After Heart Attack

A math teacher, who collapsed in front of her class, is recovering thanks to her students and co-workers. On Wednesday, they were honored for their actions.

04/30/2014

Man rescued from under 600 pound tree. (Photo from Duxbury Fire/Twitter)

Duxbury Firefighters Rescue Man Pinned Under 600-Pound Tree

The Duxbury Fire Department rescued a man pinned underneath a 600-pound tree on Friday.

04/11/2014

A firefighter carries the boy back up the embankment. (Photo by Scott LaPrade)

Quick-Thinking Neighbors Help Rescue Boy After Fall Down Leominster River Embankment

Firefighters credited the ingenuity of neighbors in helping to rescue the boy.

03/10/2014

Jessica Kensky. (WBZ-TV file photo)

Service Dog Helps Marathon Bombing Survivors Heal

Jessica and her husband, Patrick Downes, were newlyweds at the time of the Boston Marathon bombings. Both lost their left legs in the attack.

12/19/2013

A car that drove into a Plymouth pond. (WBZ-TV photo)

Driver Pulled From Sinking Car In Plymouth

A man rushed to save the driver of a car that crashed into a pond Monday morning.

11/18/2013

(WBZ-TV Photo)

Two Men Rescued From House Fire In Milton

Milton fire officials say the two men they rescued from a burning home are “doing okay.”

10/09/2013

A goose was shot in the head with an arrow.  (Photo credit: ARL Boston/New England Wildlife Center)

Goose Survives Arrow Through Head

A Canada Goose that was found shot in the head with an arrow last week is recovering.

08/08/2013

(Photo courtesy: David G. Curran/SatelliteNewsService.com)

Onset EMS Workers Revive Near-Drowning Victim

A person was rescued from the water and revived after nearly drowning off Wareham Saturday morning.

07/27/2013

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