Taunton

A fatal construction accident in Taunton (WBZ)

Worker Dies In Taunton Construction Accident

Police said the man fell from a bucket truck at St. Mary’s Primary School on Washington Street.

08/17/2015

Lori Johnson with a picture of her grandson, Domani. (WBZ-TV)

Parents Allegedly Overdose With Child In Car; Grandmother Gets Custody

Police say 28-year-old Lynette Slocomb and her boyfriend, 30-year-old Jeffrey Silva, were arrested after overdosing on heroin with their baby in the backseat of a car.

08/09/2015

Jeffrey Silva of New Bedford and Lynette Slocomb of Taunton (Photo credit Taunton police)

Parents Allegedly High On Heroin While Driving With 2-Year-Old Child

Taunton police say the father was found passed out by a convenience store and had to be revived.

08/09/2015

Keri Madan and BJ Miranda (Family photo)

Taunton Couple With 4 Children Seriously Injured By Alleged Drunk Driver

A man and woman were critically injured when they were hit by a driver police say was drunk and texting behind the wheel.

07/07/2015

Fire at a mobile home in Taunton.

Taunton Firefighters Run Into Burning Home To Save Disabled Woman

Before they even had water to fight a fire, two Taunton firefighters rushed in to save a disabled woman from her burning home.

06/30/2015

Taunton Police (WBZ-TV)

1 Killed, 3 Hurt In Taunton Shooting

A 24-year-old man died and three others were hurt in a Taunton shooting on Saturday, authorities say.

06/27/2015

Two men were found outside the car suffering from gunshot wounds (Courtesy: Taunton Police Dept.)

Two Men In Taunton Car Crash Were Found Shot

Taunton police are investigating after two men involved in a car crash were found outside their vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds.

06/22/2015

(Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

State Investigations Into Local Casino Industry Dismissed

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey’s office says it won’t take any action on a complaint an Indian tribe filed against state gambling regulators.

06/18/2015

Photo credit: MSPCA

Dogs Rescued After Being Locked In Basement For Years

Three puppies locked in the basement of a Taunton home for six years are ready to be adopted.

06/08/2015

Window bars are aimed to prevent injury in children. (WBZ-TV)

Device Aims To Prevent Children From Accidentally Falling Out Windows

It can happen in an instant – a young child falling right out of a window. But one simple device could save a life.

06/02/2015

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