Sandwich Crash Claims Lives of Two Elderly Pedestrians
Police say two elderly women who were hit by a minivan in Sandwich Monday have died.
Sandwich Police Lt. Joshua Bound says officers responded to a report of two people hit in the street around 1:35 p.m. Monday.
State Police said the two pedestrians had sustained injuries considered life-threateni…
Surgeon With Ebola Dies In Nebraska
A Maryland surgeon who traveled to his native Sierra Leone to help treat Ebola patients there, has died at a Nebraska hospital.
Dr. Martin Salia passed away at the Nebraska Medical Center today.
Salia was diagnosed with Ebola while in Sierra Leone and was airlifted back to the U...
WWII Hero, Felix Witkowicz of Fairhaven Passes Away
A lifetime Fairhaven resident and World War Two veteran has died. 94-year-old Felix Witkowicz passed away peacefully at his home Saturday, surrounded by family members.
Witkowicz served in the Army during WWII, and disarmed mines and removed obstacles on D-Day in Normandy, ensuring safer passage for …
Three Charged in Fall River Elderly Neglect Case
Three members of the same Fall River family have pleaded guilty to failing to properly take care of an elderly relative who died in a hospital suffering from severe bed sores and malnourishment.
Prosecutors say 80-year-old Mary Araujo died at a hospital in July 2010 of multiple organ failure brought …