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Canton Fire Log: Live Wire Down, Ramp and Roadway Closed

The following information was provided by the Canton Fire Department.

Canton Fire Log: Live Wire Down, Ramp and Roadway Closed

Monday, Jan. 14

6:16 p.m. - A motor vehicle accident was reported on Royall Street. One person was transported to the hospital.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

9:33 p.m. - There was a motor vehicle fire on Rte. I-95 South near Rte. I-93.No injuries were reported and the fire was extinguished.

Friday, Jan. 18

10:09 p.m. - A gas investigation was reported underway on Sherman Street, where there was a strong odor of gas coming from the gas meter outside the home. No one was living in the home at the time, according to reports. The gas company made contact with the owners. The water to the house was also turned off. 

Sunday, Jan. 20

11:56 a.m. - A power outage was reported when live primary wires fell down on the ramp coming off of Rte. 95 north onto Rte. 138 North. Massachusetts State Police were called in along with a second fire truck. The roadway had to be closed all the way to Ponkapoag Hill, which caused a traffic jam.

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