There was as fatal fire this afternoon at 43 West Main Street in Orange.
Another person was transported to the hospital with injuries.
The building collapsed and heavy equipment was needed to be able to recover the victim.
The fire is being jointly investigated by the Orange Fire and Police Departments and State Police assigned to both the Office of the State Fire Marshal and to the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office.
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Department of Fire Services
P.O. Box 1025
Stow, MA 01775
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Mobile: (978) 273-7380