MBTA official: ‘Human error’ is focus of investigation into fatal Commuter Rail collision in Wilmington

The MBTA’s general manager said railroad crossing gates did not come down on time because of “human error” before a train fatally struck a motoristRead More

Police: Woman arrested after reported stabbing of 72-year-old in Hamilton

Police arrested a woman after a 72-year-old was reported stabbed in Hamilton Saturday, officials said. Officers responding to reports of a stabbing at a RailroadRead More

Investigation underway after 3-year-old struck by hit-and-run driver in Lynn

LYNN, MASS. (WHDH) – Police launched an investigation after a 3-year-old boy was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Lynn on Thursday night. A motherRead More

Investigation underway after 3-year-old struck by hit-and-run driver in Lynn

Police launched an investigation after a 3-year-old boy was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Lynn on Thursday night. A mother had parked her carRead More

Weymouth man pleads guilty to bank fraud and ID theft charges

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man who authorities say played a role in scheme that used false identities to cheat a bank out of aboutRead More

Plum Island residents call on lawmakers to do more to save their homes from beach erosion

PLUM ISLAND, Mass. (WHDH) — People living along the Plum Island coast say their homes are being overtaken by the beach. Flooding from the MerrimackRead More

Local fire departments rescue horse trapped on the ice in Groton

Two fire departments waded out on thin ice Wednesday to rescue a horse in Groton. Emergency crews were called to the icy pond that wasRead More

Authorities investigating fatal pedestrian crash in Wakefield

The Middlesex County District Attorney is investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a car in Wakefield Wednesday night. Emergency crews were calledRead More

Meet Zena: Wilmington police introduce new therapy dog

The newest member of the Wilmington Police Department is an 11-week-old Bernedoodle who has a nose for helping out others and providing care for those inRead More

Investigation underway after wind-driven blaze destroys motel, several other buildings in Salisbury

Officials launched an investigation after several buildings in Salisbury were destroyed by a nine-alarm fire as whipping wind gusts battered the seaside town early MondayRead More