News

Dec 3, 2013

Woonsocket FD


Category: News Room
Posted by: Craig

Woonsocket Fire Department responded to a structure fire located at 243 Lydia Ave at 0618 hrs this morning.  Crews arrived on scene to a single story, wood frame, single family dwelling heavily involved.  Responding crews made an aggressive interior attack.  Search teams located 1 victim who was extricated from the building.  EMS crews on scene began resuscitative efforts and transported the victim to LMC.  LMC reports that the victim has been pronounced dead.  State and local fire marshals, along with BCI are investigating at this time.  Deputy Chief Paul Shatraw commanding the scene.