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Holden Man Charged With OUI After Charlton Crash

Just before 7:30PM on Monday, June 17th, Charlton Police, Fire and EMS were called to a serious motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Stafford Street and Center Depot Road. The 2 vehicle accident closed the roadway for a short time as a white GMC van and black Ford Escape were removed.  As police investigated,…

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Charlton Home Fire Under Investigation

On Wednesday afternoon, May 8th at 1 PM, Charlton Fire Department responded to a home on fire at 124 Osgood Road. When crews arrived, they made entry to the structure and fought the flames with an aggressive interior attack.  The fire was deemed under control about an hour later. Mutual aid was brought in from…

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2 Alarm Fire Rips Through Charlton Home

At 11:30 on Tuesday evening, crews from Charlton Fire Department were dispatched to a house fire at 136 Freeman Road.   The blaze quickly became a 2 alarm fire with mutual aid brought in from Auburn, Oxford and Southbridge. Within 10 minutes the fire was already showing through the roof of the unoccupied building.  The fire…

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3 Hospitalized After Overnight Fire In Charlton

Just after midnight on Saturday, July 7th, firefighters from the Charlton Fire Department were dispatched to a structure fire at 63 Main Street. Within minutes, flames were visible coming from the second story of the home and it was declared a 3 alarm fire.  Mutual aid was brought in from Auburn, Douglas, Dudley, Oxford, Leicester, Southbridge,…

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Overturned Car Catches Fire Feet Away From Charlton Home

Charlton Police and Fire Departments responded to an overturned motor vehicle on Route 169 in front of 230 Southbridge Road for a crash and fire with occupants trapped inside. ONe person was able to escape the vehicle before crews arrived.  The fire was extinguished quickly and vehicle was stabilized. The Fire Department says the fire…

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Car Fire On Mass Pike Extinguished

Probably not the way this driver wanted to start the weekend.  Firefighters from Auburn and Charlton reported to mile marker 86.2 on the Mass Pike on Friday afternoon, June 29th for a fully engulfed car fire.  No reports of any injuries or cause at this time. More photos from the incident are below.   Engine…

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Car Hits RV, Catches Fire, On Route 20 In Charlton

Shortly after 6:00 PM on Tuesday, May 1st, Charlton Police and Fire responded to a motor vehicle fire on Route 20 near O’Malley’s Truck & Auto Body. Charlton Police it appears the driver of a car drove through the parking lot and hit the parked camper.  The accident caused both vehicles to catch on fire.  The…

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3 Alarm Fire Destroys Oxford Home

At 3:16PM on Saturday, April 28th the owner of the home at 30 Wheelock Street in Oxford called 911 to report a fire in a bedroom of the home.  Oxford’s Police and Fire Departments arrived within minutes and began to fight the flames.  In a press release, Deputy Fire Chief Jon Belanger said the fire…

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New Deputy Chief For Charlton Fire Department

Congratulations are in order for former Lieutenant Jason Cantara of the Southbridge Fire Department.  After more than 30 years of fighting fires in Southbridge, Mr. Cantara has been selected to be the new Deputy Chief of the Charlton Fire Department.  In a post on Facebook the department writes, “We are excited to have him join…

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3 Injured In Serious Charlton Crash

Officers from the Charlton Police Department responded to what they say was their “121st crash” on Sunday night, April 1st.  This, however, was no joke, like their earlier post. It was just before 10PM where this red car went off the road at the intersection of Major Hill Road and Ten Schoolhouse Road. The 3…

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