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Firefighter Treated for Smoke Inhalation After 3-Alarm Brookline Blaze

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    3-Alarm Fire at Brookline Apartment Building

    Crews battled a 3-alarm fire Tuesday near Cleveland Circle.

    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019)

    A firefighter was treated for smoke inhalation after responding to a 3-alarm in Brookline, Massachusetts.

    The fire broke out Tuesday on Strathmore Road. It spread to all three floors, but all of the building's residents got out safely, fire officials said.

    The blaze started on a porch. According to authorities, firewalls helped prevent the fire from extending beyond the back of the building.

    The firefighter's injury was described as minor.

    Death Toll, Damages Climb From Typhoon Hagibis

    [NATL] Death Toll, Damages Climb From Typhoon Hagibis

    The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis climbed to 53 on Tuesday, days after it tore through Japan and left hundreds of thousands of homes wrecked, flooded or out of power. Hagibis caused more than 200 rivers to overflow when it hit the island nation on Saturday.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019)

    The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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