Car Fire – Route 9

Goshen firefighters were called to the rest area on Route 9 just east of South Main Street for a reported car fire at 1431 hours. Upon arrival of Car 1, smoke could be seen coming from the engine compartment of the parked car. The driver of the vehicle reported flames coming from under the hood […]

UMass Senior Thanks Rescuer

Source: The Republican (Springfield, MA) Author: NANCY H. GONTER; ngonter@repub.com GOSHEN, MA – When they first met, Nicholas M. Denno was pulling Shannon M. Phelps out of a burning car. Yesterday, Phelps, 21, a University of Massachusetts senior from Springfield, got the chance to thank Denno, the man she believes saved her life and the life of […]

Woman Seeks to Thank Man

Hay bales fell off a truck ahead of Shannon M. Phelps, and the hay stuck under her car caught fire. Source: The Republican (Springfield, MA) Author: NANCY H. GONTER; ngonter@repub.com GOSHEN, MA – When 21-year-old Shannon M. Phelps saw the man in the pickup truck flashing his overhead lights at her in the dark on Dec. 2, […]