Explosion Seriously Damages Duxbury House - NECN


The latest news from around the state

Explosion Seriously Damages Duxbury House



    Water Boiler Explodes in Duxbury House

    Officials say no one was hurt in the explosion and the incident is still under investigation. (Published Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018)

    An explosion in a Duxbury, Massachusetts house has caused serious damage to the building.

    According to Duxbury Fire, responders arrived on the scene at 16 Laurel Street in Duxbury just after 4 p.m. on Sunday to find an oil fired water boiler had exploded.

    All occupants were home at the time of the explosion but were able to escape without any injuries, officials said.

    There is, however, significant damage to the house, including the walls, windows, waste water and structure. 

    Do Not Eat Any Romaine Lettuce: Health Officials

    [NATL] Do Not Eat Any Romaine Lettuce: Health Officials

    Health officials in the U.S. and Canada are urging people to stay away from all romaine lettuce and products after 32 people in 11 states were sickened by an E. coli outbreak.

    (Published 3 hours ago)

    The building inspector has declared the house uninhabitable.

    This is a developping story. More information will be added as it is made available.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android