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Firefighter Injured, Residents and Pets Saved From 3-Alarm Fire in Dorchester

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    Fire Burns Through 2 Dorchester Buildings

    A fire claimed two three-deckers in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood, leaving nine residents homeless and a firefighter injured.

    (Published Thursday, July 26, 2018)

    One firefighter was injured and two buildings in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood damaged in an overnight 3-alarm fire.

    Nine residents and a total of six pets were able to escape from their triple-decker homes after they were engulfed in flames. As firefighters battled the blaze, several wires nearby began to spark.

    A firefighter was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.

    Fire crews are investigating the cause of the blaze.

    Fire Damages 2 Three-Story Homes in Dorchester

    [NECN] Fire Damages 2 Three-Story Homes in Dorchester

    Nine people were forced out of their homes after two triple-decker homes engulfed in flames.

    (Published Thursday, July 26, 2018)

    As a result of the investigation, Boston Street and West Howell Street are closed.

    Fire officials are staying at the scene to keep watch for hot spots.


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