Hanson: Crews Respond To Fire On High St.

Fire crews were called to the scene of a fire in Hanson.

Fire officials tell WATD News the fire at 233 High St. was reported by a passerby around 11:45 a.m. Thursday.

Crews arrived on scene to find a “moderate smoke condition.”

Firefighters were able to gain access to the kitchen and knocked down the fire.

The home sustained significant smoke and heat damage and is considered uninhabitable.

No injuries were reported and the homeowners are being assisted by the Red Cross.

Officials say the cause of the fire hasn’t been determined but it is not considered suspicious.

Units from Whitman and Pembroke assisted at the scene and Halifax provided station coverage. 


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About Dan McCready

Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.