SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Local News

July 8, 2013

Firefighters battling 2-alarm blaze on Corning Street in Beverly

BEVERLY — Firefighters are currently on the scene of a 2-alarm fire at 18 Corning St. in Beverly.

Engines from Beverly, Manchester, Salem and Danvers have responded.

Neighbors said they could hear a series of explosions when the fire occurred, apparently coming from the garage. Firefighters have been fighting the flames, which had spread to the attic, from the roof of the house, as smoke rises overhead.

According to the city's online Geographic Information System, the property at 18 Corning St. is valued at $425,600.

A van parked in the driveway, with the words Liberty Interiors on the side, appears to have been charred by the flames.

Check back for more information as it becomes available.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News

AP Video
US Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Obama Signs Workforce Training Law Crash Victims' Remains Reach Ukraine-held City Diplomatic Push Intensifies to End War in Gaza Obama Offers Condolences at Dutch Embassy Cat Fans Lap Up Feline Film Festival Raw: Lawmakers Scuffle in Ukraine's Parliament The Rock Finds His Inner 'Hercules' Michigan Plant's Goal: Flower and Die Raw: MH17 Passenger Remains in Kharkiv, Ukraine Raw: Israel Hits Gaza Targets, Destroys Mosques ShowBiz Minute: Hoffman, Oberst, Box Office WWII Vet Gets Medals, 70 Years Late Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran
Comments Tracker