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Large Oil Spill In Oxford Makes Routes 56 & 20 Slick

On Wednesday afternoon, crews are on scene of a “large oil spill” reported on Route 56 in Oxford near where it crosses with Route 20. Oxford Police, Fire and EMS report that MassDOT and the Department of Environmental Protection have been called in to assist.  If you need to travel in that area you are…

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One Injured After Car Fire Breaks Out In Oxford Garage

On Saturday afternoon, crews from Oxford Fire-EMS were called to a car burning inside a garage at the Farrar Used Auto Parts located at 204 Main Street in Oxford. Crews were able to extinguish the fire which remains under investigation.  One person was transported to a local hospital by Webster EMS with non life threatening…

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2 Injured In Truck Crash On Route 395 Ramp In Oxford

The exit 4 off-ramp from Route 395 to Sutton Avenue was blocked to traffic on Friday afternoon due to a serious truck crash.  Oxford Police and Fire-EMS were called to the scene and transported 2 people to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries. The ramp has since re-opened to traffic. More photos of the crash are…

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Oxford Police Investigate Serious Truck Crash

A serious crash on Main Street (Route 12) in Oxford sent several people to local hospitals.  It happened just before 6PM on Monday where a tractor trailer truck and an SUV collided, leaking fuel all over the road.  The Department of Environmental Protection was notified of the spill. One person had to be extricated from…

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Oxford Vehicle Fire Spreads To Second Car, Melts Home Siding

Oxford’s Fire Department was dispatched to a fire that began in a vehicle in the driveway of a home on Old Southbridge Road. Deputy Chief Jon Belanger tells THE LAKE 940, “The fire started in a commercial vehicle that was warming in the driveway.”  The homeowner  attempted to push the vehicle away from the house…

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Oxford Police & Fire Rescue 2 Capsized Kayakers From French River

It was a rough start to 2019 for 2 people kayaking on the French River in Oxford on New Year’s Day.  Oxford Police were dispatched to the area of 80 Harwood Street on the French River Bridge for the report of 2 kayakers requesting assistance. The pair was uninjured, but were stuck in the woods…

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2 Alarm Fire Destroys Oxford Home

Fire crews from all over the area were hard at work on Monday afternoon battling a 2 alarm fire that destroyed a home on Millbury Road in Oxford. Heavy smoke could be seen in the area and damage appears to be extensive.   The Oxford Fire Department says the original call came in just after 3PM. …

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Unsecure Message Board Strikes Car In Oxford

First responders from Oxford Police and Oxford Fire/EMS were dispatched to Main Street (Route 12) at around 8:45PM on Friday, September 14th.  Several 911 calls were received about a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Main and Turner Road. Police say a 2017 Ford F-150 pickup truck was travelling south on Main Street towing a…

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Helmet Prevents Serious Injury In Route 20 Motorcycle Crash

Oxford Police are crediting a DOT helmet for preventing serious injury after a single motorcycle crash on Route 20 on Friday night, September 7th.  Police and EMTs responded to the scene and transported the operator to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Massachusetts Law states, “Every person operating a motorcycle or riding as a…

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Another Crash On Main Street In Oxford

Oxford Police and Fire-EMS responded to yet another car crash on Main Street on Saturday.  This time a vehicle left the roadway, jumped up over the sidewalk and crashed into a stone wall in front of 474 Main Street. The vehicle was towed away from the scene early on Saturday afternoon.  There is no word…

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