Interview With Webster Fire Chief Brian Hickey [AUDIO]

THE LAKE 940 AUDIO: Doc Siddall spoke with Webster Fire Department Chief Brian Hickey to learn more about the 175th Anniversary Firefighter’s Ball this weekend at Samuel Slater’s Restaurant.    The public is invited to this event, celebrating the 175th anniversary of the Webster Fire Department.  The festivities will begin at 6 pm on November…

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Small Fire Closes Main Street In Downtown Webster

Emergencies don’t take holidays off.  That was proven on this Memorial Day as the Webster Fire Department was hard at work on Monday afternoon fighting flames that broke out at the rear of the new Caribbean Grill at 248 Main Street.   Crews were dispatched to the sight of smoke in the area at around 4:45PM. …

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Smoking Materials Likely Cause Of Deadly Webster Fire

The office of the Massachusetts Fire Marshall has announced the cause of the deadly fire on High Street in Webster will be listed as “undetermined.” The 3-alarm blaze claimed the life of 60-year-old Paul Duvall on May 19th.  When first responders arrived on the scene, police officers were able to rescue a woman that was…

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3-Alarm Fire On High Street In Webster Turns Deadly

Firefighters battled heavy flames late Wednesday night as a home on 146 High Street burned for several hours.  The fire was first spotted around 9:30PM and crews worked to try to get people out of the home.  Scanner reports indicated someone was trapped on the second floor.  As the fire struck a third alarm, the…

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2 Alarm Fire On Lake Street In Webster

The Webster Fire Department is on scene battling a 2 alarm blaze at the Holy Trinity Church Rectory located on 68 Lake Street in Webster. Portions of Lake Street are closed at this time.  More information will be posted as it becomes available.   @BreakngNewsPhtg @pauls612 68 Lake St Webster. Mutual Aid on scene. pic.twitter.com/P5D8qxJn5E…

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3 Alarm Fire On Chase Avenue In Webster

At around 2:30AM crews were called to 56 Chase Avenue in Webster for a fire that quickly escalated to a 3 alarm blaze. No injuries were reported and at least 6 residents were displaced as a result of the fire. Brenda Waleski, who lived on the second floor told Boston 25 News she heard a…

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Webster Fire Started By Christmas Display

Just after 2AM on Saturday, crews from the Webster Police and Fire Departments were called to a home on Birch Island Road with reports of smoke in the basement. Upon arrival, authorities spotted a fire on the porch and were able to quickly extinguish it.  After further investigation, firefighters believe a spotlight being used to…

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Cat Dies In 2-Alarm Webster Fire

An early morning fire at the corner of North Main Street and Aldrich Streets in Webster kept firefighters busy on Tuesday morning. The blaze quickly grew to 2 alarms and burned portions of the six-family home, located at 70 North Main Street, displacing approximately 12 people. No injuries were reported to residents or firefighters, but…

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Webster Crews Battle 2 Alarm Fire On Poland Street

Just after 3PM on Wednesday, October 17th, fire crews dispatched to a 2 alarm fire at 24 Poland Street in Webster.  The Webster Fire Department says they performed an aggressive interior attack and encountered heavy fire in the first floor kitchen.  The fire spread into the second floor and was made its way into the…

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Driver Flees After Car Rolls Over, Catches On Fire In Dudley

The Webster and Dudley Fire Departments responded to a possible car fire just after 11PM on Saturday, August 26th.  Few details have been made public, but Dudley Police are investigating.  The car reportedly sheared off a fire hydrant and landed in the yard near a building at 32 Chase Avenue in Dudley. There was no…

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