3-Alarm Boston Blaze Causes $1M in Damage - NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

3-Alarm Boston Blaze Causes $1M in Damage

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm Blaze in Mattapan

    Firefighters responded to reports of a fire in a single story building on Blue Hill Avenue and Woodrow Street shortly before 5 a.m. on Tuesday.

    (Published Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017)

    A 3-alarm fire in a single-story building containing multiple businesses in Boston's Mattapan neighborhood early Tuesday morning has caused an estimated $1 million in damage.

    Officials say firefighters responded to reports of a fire at the building on Blue Hill Avenue and Woodrow Street just before 5 a.m.

    The fire happened in a section of the building that contained a large industrial laundry room with many washers and dryers.

    No one was injured in the blaze, according to fire officials. 

    As of 7 a.m., Blue Hill Avenue was shut down between Morton Street and Johnston Road.

    Authorities are now investigating how and why the fire began.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android