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Driver Evacuated to Boston After Car Flips Over In Early July Incident

The following information from the Westford Fire Department log was provided by the Westford Fire Department.

June 30, 1:14 p.m. – A homeowner reported the smell of natural gas inside their home on Bay Drive.

Despite an investigation, firefighter crews could not find any problems.

June 30, 7:15 p.m. – Two cars were involved in an accident on 495 Northbound, north of Exit 32.

Upon arrival, firefighters discovered that a person was trapped inside one of the cars, which had driven up onto an embankment and landed on its roof.

That driver was transported to Mass General in Boston via medflight helicopter.

The other driver refused treatment.

July 1, 7:35 p.m. – There was a small brush fire along the railroad tracks near Second Street. The blaze was extinguished, although it affected an area of approximately 200 square feet.

July 3, 5:39 p.m. – Westford firefighters helped their colleagues in Ayer, covering at a station over there for two hours while Ayer firefighters dealt with a large blaze.

July 4, 1:53 p.m. – Some smoke was reported on Robinson Road, but it turned out to be a false alarm.

July 5, 8:30 p.m. – Three crews were dispatched to Tyngsboro Road for a possible basement fire.

Upon entering the basement, the crews found a slight haze, which was determined to be from an overheated refrigerator.