Burlington Storm Center: Accident Reported, Wires Down
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According to the National Weather Service, a Winter Storm Warning is still in effect for the Burlington area until 1 p.m. Friday. Estimated snow accumulation is between 6-10 inches, NWS says.
As the snow tapers off this afternoon, precipiation may turn to rain briefly. The snow/rain will likely end before 7 p.m., NWS says.
The snowy conditions have already caused a number an accident in town, according to scanner and Twitter reports.
A little before 11 a.m. there was an accident at the corner of Winn Street and Cambridge Street.
There was also a report of electrical wires down on Mall Road.
- Burlington Public Schools are closed today.
Important numbers and Web sites:
- In an emergency, dial 911
- Burlington Police Department: 781-270-1914
- Burlington Fire Department: 781-270-1925
- Highway: 781-270-1676 and 781-270-1677
- NSTAR power outages: 800-592-200 or the Report an Outage form
- Comcast : 1-800-COMCAST (1-800-266-2278)
- Verizon : 1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966)
- RCN: 1-866-TECH-RCN (1-866-832-4726)
List of cab companies:
- Burlington Taxi Inc.: 781-272-0700
- Apollo Cab of Burlington: 781-350-5561
- Burlington Center Taxi: 781-273-3900
List of tow companies:
- Ned's H/D Towing and Service: 781-272-0164
- Winn Street Services: 781-273-1180
- Burlington Towing & Roadside Assistance: 617-419-3061
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