Four-alarm Fire at City Hall in Taunton, Mass.

(NECN: Tom Langford, Taunton, Mass.) - There is a fire at City Hall in Taunton, Massachusetts.

Taunton Fire confirms the blaze is at four alarms. City Hall is located on Summer Street.

Other towns are assisting.

Routes 44 and 140 are shut down at this point.

All of the City Hall employees have been sent home for the day.

The fire is reportedly under control.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The building is historic and was first built in 1848.

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