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complete newngland news coverage starts right now. this is the fox25 morning news. >> julie: good tuesday morning. now 4:30 on january 12. i am julie grauert. >> daniel: i am daniel miller. enjoy the sunshine while you can. by the evening commute, roads could be covered in snow. fox25 storm tracker weather meteorologist shiri spear joins us now with what time the conditions are expected to deteriorate. good morning. >> julie: hey, good morning, guys. the timing pretty inconvenient. at least we are starting out nice and quiet. 15 in worcester. 17 in boylston. 60 in leominster. 15 in who will tloys new boston 15 in who will tloys new boston. a definite chill in the air. natick, 19. walpole, 21. milton at 20 degrees and boston right now at 24. always normal to get the city a little bit warmer but the lower 20s from duxbury down to falmouth. hanover and only 19. and 17 in norton.
morning. at noontime, 34 degrees in in come the clouds and by 3 p.m., we will start to see the first of the rain and the snow. and makes a pretty rapid change over. and by 7 p.m. issues on the roadway and take you through it hour by hour and where we can get the most accumulation coming up in a couple of minutes. julie, i hear that the evening commute is probably going to be a lot worse than what we are dealing with this morning. >> julie: when we have those kind of conditions on the way. it is always problematic on the road. other breaking traffic news. mass state police letting us know there has been a wrong-way head-on crash on 128 southbound head-on crash on 128 in burlington. all lanes are closed right now. 128 northbound we know a highly traveled part of that morning commute. so unless they get that open before we see the major volume, it will cause significant delays in your drive times. take taking a look at the pike. that is moving along fine. 93 south and route 1 are open.
before route 3 in burlington where we are seeing the major issue right now. you can see volume light on the zakim bridge and on the leverett connector. here are your live drive times. 24 minutes on the pike from 495 to mass avenue. 11 minutes on the expressway from the braintree split to the exit to the pike. 23 minutes on 128 northbound from route -- southbound from route 1 in peabody to the weston tolls. i will work on any drive time so-to-have a fresh graphic for you coming up. now to breaking news overseas. turkish media reports say several people have been killed in an explosion in istanbul. the explosion happened in the most popular tourist area of the city. witnesses say the scene is just awful. we will be following the latest developments out of turkey and will bring them to you all morning. police in brockton are looking for clues this morning at an apartment complex. a teenager who lives there is shot right through his kitchen window. >> reporter: investigators say bullet ripped through the wall. fox25's jessica reyes is live in brockton this morning where
the gunman. jess? >> and julie, police say this teen was just a completely innocent victim. they said he was standing in his kitchen inside his apartment complex you see across the street when a bullet flew through a window and hit him in the back. now out crews were here on scene as this was just breaking last night. police say this was at least one shooting on pine grove drive yesterday. several police officers were here coming through evidence and collected more than a dozen shell case information the area shell case information the area. the victim was 17 years old and one woman tells us she was horrified to learn her family friend had been shot here. >> reporter: what did you hear, ma'am? >> six gunshots. >> reporter: what did you think >> reporter: what did you think? >> i just heard them and we didn't know until afterwards what happened. >> reporter: so how are you feeling? >> not good. it is my neighbor's son. he was like family. >> reporter: that teenager was rushed to the hospital, but he is expected to survive. and police continue to search
now police say they had actually been called to this complex a couple of hours before for a separate report of gunfire yesterday. and coming up in the next half hour, what they found on that call this is raising a lot of questions this morning. we are live in brockton this morning, jessica reyes, fox25 news. >> daniel: huge flames en gulf a building in mattapan trapping a man inside. investigators say the business on the bottom floor may have contributed to the fire. fox25's catherine parrotta is live in mattapan this morning where fire fighters had to perform cpr to save one person trapped inside. >> reporter: yeah, that person was inside this building that you see here behind me. this is 130 babson street here in mattapan. looks like a house and a dentist office and some apartments in that building as well, and it is estimated that that damage is $500,000. as for that person who needed to be taken out of that building, that was the dentist's son found in cardiac arrest inside. investigators say this fire was accidental and they believe it
equipment. they got the call around 4 p.m. for in four-alarm fire. the building is owned by 83-year-old dentist dr. walter holman and in the surveillance video you see a man believed to be the dentist leaving the building before fire fighters arrived but his adult son was still trapped inside. fire fighters found him unresponsive in the back door of the building. >> they put him on a blanket and put him on the sidewalk and started working on him and brought him to an ambulance and kind of doing the chest compressions and had a bag over his face. >> reporter: this is video of that man being carried into the ambulance. officials say ems workers were able to revive him and get a pulse. and into update on his condition right now, but at last check, officials were hopeful for the best. now meantime, witnesses who live in this area say this fire escalated very quickly and you are going to hear them describe that the next half hour. live in mattapan, catherine
police in fall river are searching for a man involved in a wild knife attack on a convenience store clerk. take a look at this incredible surveillance video early sunday morning. a man rushed into jared's market on 5th street in fall river. the robber jumps on the counter and as you can see started swinging a knife and said give me money. the owner pulled his own large life in behind the counter and starts slashing at the suspect. the two mennonite the two men fight for nearly a minute. eventually the suspect steals $200 from the register before running off. the same thing happened at the store back in 2015. the owner used the large knife to scare off the suspect in that case. the robber was arrested 30 minutes later. the owner said he was not hurt in either incident. tonight, president barack obama will deliver his final state of the union address. the white house says the president will express optimism in the address. he is also expected to address
refugee crisis. will discuss the state of the union and then have reaction at the fox25 news at 10 and 11 the fox25 news at 10 and 11. a 9-year-old refugee who lost his arms in a air strike will be in washington for the speech. his name is ahmad. he is seeking asylum and he wrote a letter to president obama asking for help. he will be a guest of massachusetts congressman seth moulton. the clock is ticking as we inch closer to the new hampshire primary and the former first daughter is here to drum up support for her mother. chelsea clinton will campaign in new hampshire for her mom. right now clinton is on a book tour. she made a stop in boston yesterday. clinton said she hopes her book inspiring inspires young adults to pay attention to what politicians say. chelsea clinton will be in the nation's capitol at 9:45. fired.
trump using his catchphrase to take aim at the president. trump went after hillary clinton promising to beat her in the general election. despite the jabs, trump maintains if he wins the election he will bring people together. >> i am a unify >> i am a unifier. people don't understand that about me. i get along -- in fact before i was a politician i got along doctor i got along with the democrats, with the republicans democrats, with the republicans, with liberals, with conservatives, i got along with everybody. >> reporter: not everyone was impressed trump's event. a protester was thrown out after yelling trump is boring. investigators bust a million dollar drug ring that will slow the sale of heroin. the two men are each being held on $7 million bail this morning on $7 million bail this morning. prosecutors say 30 kilograms of fentanyl was found in an apartment in tewksbury during a raid on friday. some of the drugs were found hidden in compartments under the furniture. fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opiod mixed with heroin. the combination is blamed for
>> no way to know that they use a substance that particular amounts of it how much of it is heroin and how much of it is fentanyl. >>reporter: the investigation started as a identity fraud raid and then they discovered the drug ring. the man who is accused of shooting a police officer interrupts the hearing. >> headley shouted "police tried to assassinate me." as he hid his face in court. he is facing charges for opening fire in dorchester friday as police tried to arrest him for selling drugs on probation. one of the bullets hit officer one of the bullets hit officerle kurt stokinger in the leg. headley being held on a millionaire r and a half bail. fingerpointing happening in another high-profile court case another high-profile court case. lawyers for the man accused of killing bella bond are suggesting the little girl's mother is the real killer. yesterday in court, michael
first-degree murder in the death of baby doe. accused of beating bella board to death. and the case is all based on rachelle bond's word. its case is due back in court next month. looking for the cause of a deadly fire in gloucester. fox25 was on the scene as this was breaking yesterday morning. one man was killed when flames destroyed the second floor of his home on hammond street. investigators have not released the name of the victim but neighbors say he lived alone in the house. a convicted murderer will again try to get parole decades after he raped and killed a woman 373-year-old korean flynn was killed had her home 25 years ago. gerald calfry. before confessing, calfry mourned alongside them. >> he is a monster. he raped and murdered my
time he attacked a woman, and i do not think he should be held in the street with the public. >> daniel: calfry's parole was denied five years ago. his family believes it will be denied again, but they are still anxious. a former attorney general will investigate sex abuse allegations at a prestigious boarding school. scott harshbargar are investigate if 40 students were raped at h at a school. 26 instances of abuse. most took place in the 1970s and 198s. under pressure from students the school has agreed to an independent investigation. a brockton boy that fell into a icy pond is now in a coma. the enterprise said cj thompson was playing with friends on saturday.he and another child fell through the ice. he was under the water for tense minutes and remains at tufts medical center in boston. the other boy was not hurt. we track traffic and
we want to bring you an update on that breaking news we have. a wrong-way driver has caused an accident that has closed all lanes of 128 northbound in burlington. it is right prior to route 3. if you were headed in that direction, you are going to need to avoid it and take a detour because right now all northbound lanes of 128 are closed. shiri? 7:00 this morning and even right now, we have temps in the teens and 20s with just a few clouds. but by 5 p.m., temps in the 30s. we have got a little bit of rain out there, but we also got a quick changeover to snow and in spots, even some heavy snow. we will look at the accumulation next. local lawmakers are out west researching -- researching recreational marijuana and fox25 is with them. coming up on the fox25 morning news, the warning about selling candy and baked goods made with pot. and just about everyone is day dreaming and some even pray day dreaming and some even praying about hitting the big
the advice one former winner is we have an update to the breaking traffic news about this wrong-way accident and crash on 128 northbound. one lane is open on 128 northbound in burlington prior to route 3, so things starting to look a little bit better; however, we have word that officials
will be on scene reconstructing the crash. expect delays on 128 northbound as you head through burlington. 15 minutes until the top of the hour.
all machine time high as we inch closer to tomorrow night's big drawing. one new york community isn't taking any chances. hundreds of people in the town have pulled their money to buy as
many tickets as possible. >> yes, we are going to win. plainview is going to win. >> daniel: last night people in plainview braved the cold to sign up for the pool. all started for a facebook group for moms looking to win. she shelled out $10 bucks each to better their chances of striking it rich. >> i did it at home, did it at home and did it as a community. i am going to win somehow. >> reporter: the people organizing the pool say if the town wins they will split the money evenly between every ticket. we are all day dream being what we will do with $1 billion, but for many lottery winners, that dream turns into a nightmare. they blow through the money, invest poorly and are hit up for handouts, but a retired teacher from lincoln-sudbury high school did not fall victim to all of that.
in 2011. he turned to the massachusetts lottery for advice before collecting his money. >> they sat me down with an attorney before -- on monday morning before i turned the ticket in and gave me all kind of advice. i would call a financial advisor right away. justinson said he was fortunate that no one has asked him for a dime. he said money doesn't buy happiness. he was happy before he struck it rich, and he is still happy right now. well, as of this morning, the powerball jackpot is up to $174 billion. don't miss the drawing tomorrow night. we will have the numbers live at 10:59 on station. tonight, the celtics begin a stretch of four games in five nights. the cs are in new york to face the knicks. the green have lost their last three games. to the bruins were in new york. the bs jump out in front in the second period. jerry hayes beats lundqvist
and the rangers goal le make up for that mistake. look at max talbalt, that some flexibility. lundqvist kicks up his right heel to rob the bruins and that would save -- and they would loom large, excuse me, because with less than two minutes left with less than two minutes left, will tip home the game winner. rangers win 2-1. bruins travel to philly tomorrow night. the most recent captain of the red sox to be inducted into the team's hall of fame. catcher jason varitek, he will be joined in the hall by his good friend tim wakefield. the knuckleballer spent 17 years in boston. larry loquino will be inducted during ceremonies in may. let's get back to that breaking news 128 northbound in burlington. one lane is now open. we had all of the northbound lanes closed for some time earlier this morning, but now we know one northbound lane is reopened after a wrongway crash.
reconstruct that accident and investigate. however, things are starting to look a little bit better in that area. you will still see some delays as police remain on scene. expressway moving along fine. 128 northbound home run 128 northbound 128 northbound, south of the pike looks good. 93 south and route 1 open. zakim bridge and leverett connector, nothing slowing you down there. here are your live drive times. 13 minutes on route 1 from 128 to the tobin. 19 minutes on 93 south from 495 to the leverett connector. 23 minutes on 128 southbound from route 1 in peabody to the weston tolls. fox25 storm tracker weather meteorologist. shiri spear joining us now and the morning commute will be quite calm compared to the snowflakes and things we will see during the evening commute. >> absolutely, julie because it is what we have in the morning commute. lots and lots of breaks in the clouds. middle of the day into this cloudy forecast and for the evening commute, we get into the snowy weather that you can see back across western new
24 degrees with clear skies in boston. and creating a wind chill of 15 . wind chills in the teens. i think that is worth dressing for winter, adding a hat or mittens as you step outside. only 23 degrees in boston at 6 a.m. 8 a.m. 26 degrees. 30s are back at 10:00 this morning. 35 at noontime. at this point it will be cloudy. no more breaks in the clouds and then during the afternoon, check it out, 4 p.m., we have got a little mix. initially in boston, but it is snow. here you can see it. futurecast, take you hour by hour. bauer we have those clouds by noontime today. still dry though. if you were making any plans out there, 3 or 4:00 this afternoon which is the time kids are typically coming home from school, we do have a couple of rain showers along the coastline and a few snow flakes further inland. this is the time 4 p.m. that things really get going. it all fills in by 7:00. that means during the evening
really become snow-covered. and those lights are going to be pretty quick change over to snow, especially in and around the boston area. perhaps just a little bit later for the south shore, the cape and the islands, but it will change over for you folks as well. the problem i am seeing. you see the deeper shade of purple. this is denoting not just light snow showers, but the potential of snow calls with, bursts of heavy snow during the evening commute and even here at 10 p.m. all of us will be seeing snow now. we have the potential for heavy snow as it winds down by midnight giving us a coating to an inch of snow from boston down into southeastern massachusetts. west of 128 and 95. i have got 1 to 2 inches of snow and over the board near new hampshire. a couple of spots getting 2 or 4 inches, but i think one to two will do it for most of us. temperature-wise about 40 in boston. tonight we have temperatures certainly cold enough to support all snow for everybody with temperatures back into the 20s. and tomorrow, we are going to
i am going to keep tomorrow partly sunny and with it a couple of flurries. more dry weather. highs in the low to mid-30s. 40s on the map on saturday starting at rain and snow and end with flurries on sunday which ends up being the cooler but the drier day of the weekend. back to you. julie all right, shiri, talk to you soon. a thief is caught on camera take taking a big risk. he puts a stolen snake inside his pants. the pet store owner said he snake. oh, we are taking it way back. roddy, bobby, mickey or mike? how it could get you into a movi ugh. does your carpet ever feel rough and dirty? our new formula not only cleans and freshens but also softens your carpet so
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