NORTHEAST FIRENEWS
2024 FIRE & INCIDENT NEWS ARCHIVE




WEEK OF FEBRUARY 19, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

Person taken to hospital after structure fire in Killingly. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Manchester house fire sparks power outage, affects 500 homes. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Person hospitalized after being rescued from fire in New Britain. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Ice Slams Through Vehicle In Southington. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 Injured, Building Evacuated In Kitchen Fire At Westport Apartment. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Residents survive gas grill explosion at Gorham home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Lisbon firefighters battle pair of blazes. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire crews quickly contain small fire at potato house in Presque Isle. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Rumford home destroyed by flames. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two people hospitalized after escaping fire in Skowhegan. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Family displaced after fire in Winn. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

One Injured in Adams House Fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

2 rescued from burning home, firefighter and resident hospitalized after intense Boston blaze. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Buses replace some MBTA service after flames spotted under train in Cambridge. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire breaks out in Canton home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Granby crews respond to fully involved barn fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters pull woman to safety during ‘extreme fire conditions' at Lowell home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two injured after fire in Ludlow involving medical oxygen. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 person dead, 3 others hospitalized after fire tears through large Sudbury home, chief says. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Turners Falls fire damages multi-family home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Driver killed when pickup truck crushed under tractor-trailer on highway in Westford. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Four cars catch fire in parking lot of high school in Dover. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Barn And House Fire In Dunbarton Goes To 4 Alarms. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter collapses while battling fire at Kingston farmhouse. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 dead after fire breaks out at Litchfield home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire destroys Manchester home; 1 cat rescued and revived, 1 cat perishes. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

Firefighters battle blaze at North Providence home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

13 people, three families displaced after Pawtucket fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

Child hospitalized following Lake Memphremagog ice rescue. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Nearly a dozen crews called to house fire in Putney. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Strafford resident dead following house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF FEBRUARY 12, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

1 dead after house fire in Bloomfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire destroys home in Chaplin. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Danbury Firefighters Brave Intense Blaze. CLICK FOR ARTICE

Firefighter injured, several people displaced after New London fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Woman, dog found dead when crews extinguish Plainfield house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Apartment fire in Rocky Hill displaces twelve. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Multi-family home in Vernon likely uninhabitable after fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Road closures lifted after fire in Auburn. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Baldwin home a total loss after fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two hospitalized in serious Eustis collision, road conditions suspected to play a role. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

State fire marshal's office investigating Gray house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Car fire brings emergency crews to sharp Lincolnville curve. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Sheriff's deputy shot before fire set at home in Minot. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Smoke alarm saves lives of family as fire tears through Ashburnham home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter injured after battling blaze in Boston. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Canton restaurant evacuated as crews battle fire inside. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

3 large snowplow trucks destroyed in fire at Hudson's DPW fleet garage. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Ambulance narrowly avoids crash with car that rolled across I-95 in Peabody. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Five without a home after apartment building fire in Randolph. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Five people, three pets without a home after fire in Springfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire Hits Wakefield Home; 1 Firefighter Transported. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Whitman firefighters help rescue 1,000-pound elderly horse unable to get up. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Woman found dead after fire in Yarmouth. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Concord Basement, House Fire Goes To 2 Alarms. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters battle 3-alarm fire at Hopkinton home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Pittsburg Snowmobile Crash Causes Injury. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

Fire crews respond to Coventry house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Three families impacted by Cranston house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Cumberland house damaged by fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

East Providence crews respond to duplex fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Dog perishes in Little Compton fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

North Providence temple fire being investigated as arson. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Residents evacuated after Warwick apartment fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

SUV bursts into flames at Brandon gas station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two injured in Fairfax crash. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two injured in fog-related crash on I-91 near Thetford. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF FEBRUARY 5, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

Vacant building's roof collapses in Ansonia fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews battle fire at fuel tank farm in East Haven. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter taken to the hospital after battling blaze in Meriden. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

One injured in Milford fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter hurt in Norwich house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

4 adults, 1 child displaced in Stratford structure fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Fire damages greenhouse at Bangor nursery. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Lincoln firefighters save two from burning home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Orono home damaged by fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Conveyor belt catches fire at mill in Skowhegan. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Building destroyed by fire in Waterville. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Surveillance video shows Boston gas pump burst into flames during crash. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

4 people escape fire that destroyed East Bridgewater home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire crews respond to boat fire in Fairhaven. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Amazon delivery van crashes into building at Georgetown apartment complex. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Multiple crews put out grass fire in Gill. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews respond to heavily involved garage fire in Greenfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Investigation underway after worker killed in foundation collapse in Hanson. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Car drives off Lynn pier, plunges into ocean. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Heat Gun Sets Off Fiery ‘Explosion' at New Bedford Mill. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Neighbors credited with helping fight house fire in New Bedford. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire crews in South Deerfield respond to chimney fire; mutual aid called in to assist. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Clarksville snowmobile crash injures two men. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Porsche Driver Crashes Into Pole In Concord; Car Nearly Cut In Half. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Man and his dog escape vehicle fire in Epping. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Man dead after firefighters find fire in Littleton home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

Johnston garage engulfed in flames. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Joint rescue operation saves Narragansett fishing vessel. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters rescue cat from Tiverton fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

Multiple crews battle fire at apartment building in Barre City. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Burlington Fire Department puts out small house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Highgate family escapes fire, no injuries reported. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Four displaced after fire at Jericho duplex; firefighter suffers hand injury. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Home burns to the ground in Middlesex. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF JANUARY 29, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

One person found deceased in Glastonbury house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Underground electrical fire prompts brief evacuation at courthouse in Hartford. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Barn collapses after fire in Litchfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Electrical fire breaks out in Litchfield home; no injuries. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 dead after crashing into New Haven Fire Department SUV head-on. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Church roof collapses in New London. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Byron home engulfed in blaze, all residents accounted for. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Clinton apartment fire under investigation. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Candle causes minor fire in Presque Isle home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire causes damage at Standish camp. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two displaced by house fire in Waterville. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Multiple crews put out fire in Belchertown. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews put out fire on MBTA Blue Line tracks in Boston. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Boston firefighters evacuate hotel after transformer explosion. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

6 people displaced after fire in Boston. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Improper installation of heat tape causes fire in Great Barrington. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Lakeville emergency crews respond to 6 crashes in 40 minutes. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Longmeadow house fire may have burned for hours before 911 call. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Closed New Bedford gas station catches fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Man dies from injuries after being pulled from house fire in Newton. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Dryer Fire Reported At North Andover Home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Garage in Oxford destroyed after large fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire breaks out at vacant row house apartment in Springfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Plane crashes in Londonderry neighborhood. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Manchester fire crews rescue woman who fell from inside dumpster into trash truck. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter Injured When Truck Hits Him At Scene Of 15-Vehicle Crash in Manchester Area. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Man rescued after falling through ice on Connecticut River in Monroe. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

Fire breaks out at multi-family home in Warren. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

2 injured in Woonsocket house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

No injuries after a log truck rolls over in Jamaica. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Police investigating RV fire in St. Albans. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF JANUARY 22, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

Crews battle 2-alarm house fire in Danbury. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Officials determine cause of double fatal fire in East Lyme. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter suffers second-degree burns fighting fire in Hamden. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

2 pets rescued from Hartford house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters battle New Haven house fire in freezing temperatures. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire destroys home in Southbury. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Stamford Firefighter Injured In 2-Alarm Blaze. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Dover-Foxcroft Fire Department responds to attic fire at restaurant. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Newport fire displaces couple from their home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Portland firefighters battle house fire in freezing conditions. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews rescue dog from fire at Portland home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Officials investigate Readfield house fire that was intentionally set. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

South Berwick Family Loses Home to Fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire heavily damages 2-story Woodland home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Fire at Framingham apartment building may have been intentionally set. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters rescue resident during Lawrence house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Multiple fire crews sent to Longmeadow house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Car a total loss after fire in Mattapoisett, driver escapes. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Several fire departments work to put out fire in Monroe. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

House fire in Montague displaces 8 people; one firefighter sent to the hospital. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

New Bedford apartment fire displaces 15. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

2 people rescued from Newton house fire seriously injured, chief says. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two hospitalized in raging Rockport house fire, officials say. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Shed fire with large propane tank extinguished in Southampton. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Seven people without a home after fire in Springfield; one firefighter injured. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Manhole fire closes part of road in Springfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews put out fire at Wilbraham home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters respond to 2 Worcester house fires in brutal cold. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Dozens evacuated during Worcester gas leak. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Snowmobile fire extinguished near Campton. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Explosion Reported At Homeless Camp Fire Under Concord Bridge. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Pickup Truck Rollover Reported In Concord. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two People Injured In Snowmobile Incidents In Coos County. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews contain fire at apartment building in Sunapee; 30 people displaced. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

Crews battle house fire in Barrington. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

4-alarm fire breaks out in Pawtucket. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

Killington house fire leaves family displaced after 11 departments respond to the call. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Community comes together after barn fire in Sheldon forces hundreds of cows into the cold. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF JANUARY 15, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

Fire broke out at manufacturing building in Durham. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two dead after 3rd alarm fire in East Lyme. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

2 people escape as fire causes heavy damage to home in Wethersfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Chester home destroyed by fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews respond to structure fire in Scarborough during height of storm surge. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Fire erupts at possible homeless encampment in Fall River. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

SUV caught in trees, 10 feet above ground after crash in Longmeadow. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Raging blaze tears through home in Milton. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Man charged with arson after fire at MGM Springfield parking garage. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 displaced following house fire in Springfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Massive fire involving 3 oil tankers burns at fuel company in Epping. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

Winooski Fire Department responds to structure fire; two firefighters and one civilian injured. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF JANUARY 8, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

Fire In Multi-Family Home Displaces Several Enfield Residents. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Truck Spills 'Significant Amount' Of Fuel Onto Highway In Manchester. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

No injuries reported in Stamford apartment fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter plowing roads rescues 4 from Trumbull house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters douse tractor trailer fire in Vernon. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

2 adults, child displaced after house fire in Willimantic. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

Crews respond to fire at apartment building in Auburn. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire causes significant damage to Belfast inn. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Greenbush family loses home in fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter hurt battling propane-fueled fire at Raymond business. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews respond to fire at Sebago home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

No lives lost in South Thomaston barn fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Fire during storm destroys farmhouse in Berlin, draws mutual aid from several communities. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Manhole fires in Boston damage vehicles, knock out power to apartments. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Smoke detectors alert occupants to basement fire in Chatham. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters extinguish blaze at Dracut condominium complex. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

5 displaced, dog rescued after two-alarm fire in Mansfield. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

3 found dead after apparent carbon monoxide leak in Nahant. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

16 North Attleboro residents, including 6 kids, displaced by fire at multi-family home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Driver who didn't know how to swim hangs on tree before being rescue from flooded Norwood road. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Officials investigating cause of fire that damaged 1730s house in Otis. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Shrewsbury mobile home 'total loss' after roof collapse. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Crews put out fire at Springfield auto body shop. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 hurt in fire, apparent explosion in Woburn. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighter injured battling flames at Woburn home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire crews respond to house fire in Yarmouth Port. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

After-hours fire at Manchester brewery damages bar area. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Two displaced after structure fire in Tuftonboro spreads from garage into home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

Firefighters carry residents out of flooded Johnston apartment complex. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

1 injured in Providence fire; 14 displaced. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Providence fire engine struck by car at crash scene. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire forces 7 people out of their Providence home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

Fatal fire in Barton apartment building. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Camper explosion in Colchester leaves 1 man injured. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Firefighters save Milton home from flames. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





WEEK OF JANUARY 1, 2024 FIRE & INCIDENT ARCHIVED NEWS

CONNECTICUT

East Haven Firefighters Use New Thermal Camera To Find Crash Victim. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Norwalk Fire Department: 10 Residents, 1 Dog Displaced By House Fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire breaks out at fire chief's auto repair shop in Thompson. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

4 children die in Somers house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICE

Crews battle fire in Waterbury. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Man rescued from house fire in Windsor. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MAINE

No one hurt after Medway house fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Bystanders credited for getting person to safety in Portland apartment fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

MASSACHUSETTS

Shots fired at Boston apartment building as firefighters arrive at scene. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Person found dead, dozens displaced after apartment fire in Cambridge. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Colrain firefighters called to report of dryer fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Town officials to inspect Falmouth building after fire tore through businesses, apartments. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Fire heavily damages house in Harwich. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Holyoke firefighters extinguish third-floor blaze. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Brand new home destroyed in Peterborough blaze. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

RHODE ISLAND

7 displaced by North Providence garage fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Car catches fire in Providence. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

VERMONT

Burlington officials investigate fires at construction site, homeless encampment. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Lyndon Rescue ambulance damaged in crash while transporting patient. CLICK FOR ARTICLE

Six injured in head-on crash in Williston. CLICK FOR ARTICLE





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