Posts Tagged ‘Charlton Fire Department’

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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Fatal Pedestrian Accident On Route 20 In Charlton

At around 8:30 PM on Friday night, a 50 year old Charlton man was struck and killed by a car while he was attempting to cross Route 20 between the Gulf gas station and Ted’s Package Store. Charlton Fire Department personnel initially transported the man to Harrington Hospital in Southbridge, but was later flown to…

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Car Vs. Tractor Trailer Accident On Route 20 In Charlton

On Friday, February 23rd, just before 5PM, Officers from the Charlton Police Department responded with Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police to a tractor trailer vs. car accident across from the Treehouse Brewery. Both vehicles were traveling west on Sturbridge Road (Route 20) when the car, a Volkswagen, slowed to turn into the driveway of…

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2 Injured In Serious Crash In Charlton

A very busy day for the public officials in Charlton today.  After battling a morning fire on Route 20, there was this 2 vehicle accident in later in the afternoon where first responders needed to extricate an occupant from one of the vehicles.  Both drivers were transported to the hospitals in Worcester with injuries.

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6 Families Left Homeless After Fire In Sturbridge

Days before Christmas, 6 families are now without a place to live after a 5 Alarm fire destroyed their home in the Fiskdale section of Sturbridge.  Firefighters spent several hours putting out the blaze at 23 Brookfield Road late last night. The multi-family apartment building was destroyed and left uninhabitable.  Crews from surrounding fire departments…

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