Rockland: Fire Inside Walls Of Summer St. Home

Rockland Fire crews were called to the scene of a fire Monday night.

Chief Scott Duffey tells WATD News the fire was reported around 10:45 p.m. at 487 Summer St.

Crews arrived on scene to find an active fire in the wall around the chimney.

Duffey says the fire was knocked down and crews remained on scene for roughly an hour.

No injuries were reported and the residents had already been displaced due to the recent storm.

The home is estimated to have sustained between $10,000 and $20,000 in damages.

Reach Thousands of Potential Customers on The South Shore and Beyond! Call WATD Today for More Info on Radio and Internet Advertising: (781) 837-1166

watd signal 2017 small

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.