Archive | October, 2011

Medflight called to Yarmouth after man hit by car

27 Oct

A man in his 40’s was found unconscious and suffered severe head trauma after being hit by a car Wednesday night in the area of 742 Main Street (Route 28). A Boston Medflight helicopter responded and flew the man to Mass General Hospital in Boston. His condition is unknown at this time.


Person struck by train in Acton

26 Oct

An outbound MBCR (#431) commuter rail train struck a person in Acton this evening in the area of the South Acton commuter rail station. Rail service is suspended, and patrons are being shuttle between stations by bus.

Train service was restored at 10:00 PM.

Saugus school evacuated due to strange odor

26 Oct

The Veterans Memorial Elementary School, located at 39 Hurd Avenue, is evacuated after people inside reported feeling ill and smelling a strange odor. Approximately twenty people were evaluated by medical personnel. A Tier One Hazmat responses was requested by Saugus Fire Department, and a regional Hazmat team is en route to the school to investigate.

Medflight called for roofer at Brockton High School

25 Oct

Boston Medflight was requested this morning when a roofer fell approximately 20 feet on a roof at Brockton High School. Brockton EMS transported the victim, described as a man in his 40’s to the Brockton Fairgrounds, where helicopter Med 2 landed. The patient was flown to Boston Medical Center. His condition is unknown.