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A home in Saugus where a fireworks accident seriously injured a man (WBZ)

Man Seriously Injured In Saugus Fireworks Accident

Officials say a firework exploded in the man’s hand as he tried to light it.

23 hours ago

Investigators at a possible chemical suicide in Lowell (Photo credit Dave Avery)

Several Hospitalized After Apparent ‘Chemical Suicide’ In Lowell

A possible chemical suicide sent multiple people, including at least six first responders, to the hospital in Lowell on Thursday.

06/11/2015

A police bomb squad at Southbridge Middle/High School (WBZ-TV)

Southbridge School Evacuated After Suspicious Package Found

Students were sent home after an ‘unknown suspicious package’ was found.

04/14/2015

One person died in the fire at this home on Soussa Lane in Plymouth. (WBZ-TV)

Man Dead In Overnight Plymouth House Fire

A fire at a multi-family home in Plymouth killed one man early Wednesday morning.

03/25/2015

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1 Dead In Early Morning Athol Fire

One person died in an early morning fire in Athol on Thursday.

02/05/2015

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Blizzard Of 2015: Digging Out Safety Tips

The Blizzard of 2015 left two-to-three feet of snow across southern New England and authorities want you to be careful as you dig out Wednesday.

01/28/2015

The Elf on the Shelf. (WBZ-TV)

Elf On The Shelf Causing Fire Safety Concerns

Elf on the Shelf is a popular Christmas tradition, but it can also prove to be a dangerous one.

12/10/2014

A member of the bomb squad examines the device. (WBZ-TV)

Bomb Squad Detonates Pipe Bomb In Marshfield Street

A pipe bomb found in a busy area of the Brant Rock section of Marshfield was detonated by the state police bomb squad Sunday afternoon.

04/27/2014

Police are looking for an arsonist in several Southbridge fires. (Credit: Matt Gregoire)

5 Southbridge Fires Ruled Arson

The state fire marshal says a series of five fires Saturday night and early Sunday were intentionally set.

04/13/2014

(Credit: Simon Malls)

Abandoned Pressure Cooker Leads To Bomb Scare At Saugus Mall

A pressure cooker left in a parking garage created a brief scare at the Square One Mall Monday.

06/03/2013

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