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Boston Firefighters Battle Massive Brush Fire

The fire took crews 25 hours to extinguish

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    Boston Fire Department

    It took firefighters more than a day to put out a massive brush fire in West Roxbury, Massachusetts over the weekend.

    The fire broke out at 5:19 p.m Saturday near Roxbury Latin and West Roxbury Quarry. By 9 p.m., the fire had reached 4-alarms.

    Fire officials said the blaze was burning several hundred feet from the street and was very labor intensive.

    No homes were in danger but it took crews 25 hours to extinguish the flames.


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