Tag Archives: Residential

Major gas leak prompts evacuations, school closers after large area leak

7 News  LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) – Evacuations are underway as emergency crews respond to a “major” gas leak in Lawrence. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency advised the public to the third-alarm event in the area of South Broadway and Salem Street early Friday morning. Columbia Gas has shut off gas to the area and says crews are going door-to-door to ...

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Residential structure fire injures 2 firefighters, State Police; Haz-Mat response after HME operation found

  WHDH     CONCORD, MASS. (WHDH) – Two firefighters and a teenager were taken to the hospital Tuesday after a house fire in Concord triggered a potential hazardous materials situation, officials said. A fire at a home on Old Bedford Road prompted firefighters to declare a Tier 1 hazmat situation. Crews responding to the scene around 7:45 p.m. say they ...

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