Authorities Investigating 3 Suspicious Fire on Mount Washington
MOUNT WASHINGTON, Mass. — Authorities are investigating arson in the case of three houses that burned on West Road early Sunday morning.
The houses were found burning when firefighters arrived. Two were owned by the state Department of Conservation and Recreation and one was privately owned.
The two DCR properties, including a historical home, were destroyed. The three fires are being investigation as if they are connected and are considered suspicious.
The investigation is ongoing by the Egremont Fire Department, and State Police assigned to both the Office of the State Fire Marshal and to the Office of the Berkshire District Attorney. Anyone with information about these fires should call the Arson Hotline at 1-800-682-9229 or the Berkshire Detective Unit at 413-499-1112.