In-depth news coverage of the Greater Boston Area.

11 Displaced Following Boston Fire

What to Know

  • The three-alarm fire at 36 Ridgewood St. displaced about 11 residents, who were assisted by Red Cross officials.
  • The fire left about $400,000 worth of damage, reportedly to the rear porch areas.
  • No injuries were reported during the fire, which broke out shortly after 1 a.m.

Fire officials said a blaze heavily damaged a three-decker apartment building on Ridgewood Street Tuesday morning.

In total, 11 residents were displaced by the three-alarm blaze, which broke out shortly after 1 a.m. at 36 Ridgewood St. The American Red Cross assisted the displaced residents, according to the fire department.

Fire officials did not release a suspected cause of the fire but said no one was injured. The fire heavily damaged back porch areas on the building.

Total fire damage was estimated at about $400,000, according to the Boston Fire  Department.

Contact Us