Worcester, MA Crime & Safety

Woman Killed By Comfort Animal At Cultivate Care Farms In Bolton

BOLTON (CBS) – A comfort animal is believed to have killed a volunteer at a farm in Bolton. Bolton Police said there was an incident Saturday morning involving a 73-year-old woman who was rushed to the hospital from Cultivate Care Farms. The woman did not survive. Cultivate Care focuses on animal therapy. It described the livestock involved as a comfort animal. Local and Massachusetts State Police are investigating the woman’s death.
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State police identify driver killed in wrong-way crash in Uxbridge

UXBRIDGE, Mass. — A 35-year-old man is dead following a wrong-way motor vehicle accident that happened on Route 146 in Uxbridge Saturday night. The Massachusetts State Police told Boston 25 News troopers from the MSP-Millbury barracks were first alerted to the crash at approximately 9:40 p.m. Saturday. After arriving at the scene, troopers found two vehicles that collided.

Rhode Island Man Killed In Fiery Wrong-Way Uxbridge Crash

UXBRIDGE (CBS) – Two vehicles were engulfed in flames when a wrong-way driver caused a fatal crash on Route 146 in Uxbridge. It happened Saturday night just before 10 p.m. Massachusetts State Police said 35-year-old Jonathan Marmol of Rhode Island was driving south in a 2004 Honda Accord when he crossed the median onto the northbound side of the highway. Marmol slammed into a 2018 Subaru Outback, causing both cars to burst into flames. Police said Marmol was declared dead at the scene. A 62-year-old West Boylston man was treated for minor injuries. The northbound side of the road was closed for about three hours. State Police are investigating why Marmol crossed the median before the fatal crash.

Volunteer Dies After Being Injured By Comfort Animal at Bolton Farm

A woman has died after being injured by a comfort animal at a farm in Bolton, Massachusetts, police announced. Bolton police say they were called to Cultivate Care Farms, located at 401 Main Street, just after 9 a.m. Saturday for a report of a volunteer injured by livestock. Police officers,...

Mass. State Police investigating fatal wrong-way crash in Uxbridge, victim from RI

UXBRIDGE, Mass. (WPRI) — Massachusetts State Police are investigating a fatal wrong-way crash that happened just over the Rhode Island border late Saturday night. Around 9:40 p.m., troopers from the State Police-Millbury Barracks were called for a reported two car crash on Route 146 northbound in Uxbridge.  When they arrived, the troopers found that two […]

Officials: 73-year-old killed by animal at Mass. therapy farm

BOLTON, MASS. (WHDH) - Police are investigating after a woman was killed by a livestock animal on a Bolton therapy farm Saturday. Officials responding to Cultivate Care Farm took the 73-year-old, who was a volunteer at the farm, to the hospital where she later died. No other information was immediately...

Family of Webster woman murdered two years ago files suit against pharmaceutical giant

WEBSTER, Mass. — About two and a half years have passed since Amanda Dabrowski was repeatedly stabbed in front of diners at a crowded Worcester restaurant. Her family eagerly awaits for the day her accused killer, ex-boyfriend Carlos Asencio, goes on trial for the crime. Until then, they say, they will continue to fight for justice for Amanda and other victims of domestic violence.