SAUGUS, Mass (WBZ NewsRadio) – One person is dead and another is critically injured after a fire completely charred the front of a house on Richard Street in Saugus this morning.
Saugus Deputy Fire Chief Tom Dion said the victims were two elderly residents
He added that the house will likely have to be demolished.
Neighbors say they heard a loud bang then saw intense flames coming out from the house. There is no word yet on the cause of the fire.