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10 Displaced After Fire in Dorchester

The fire caused heavy damage to the back porches of the triple-decker building

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    The fire caused heavy damage to the back porches of the triple-decker building. (Published Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016)

    Almost a dozen people are now homeless after a fire on Ellington Street in Dorchester, Massachusetts Wednesday morning.

    The fire caused heavy damage to the back porches of the triple-decker building. The estimated cost for the damage is about $250,000.

    No injuries were reported.

    Fire officials say the fire was caused by careless disposal of smoking material on the first-floor rear porch.

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