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5 Residents Displaced, 2 Firefighters Transported After Boston Fire

Boston Fire

Five residents were displaced and two firefighters were hospitalized after a fire broke out Friday night on Beacon Street in Boston.

Firefighters responded around 10:40 p.m. to a 4-story home at 72 Beacon St. The fire reached two alarms.

Two adults and three children were displaced by the fire, but they have a place to stay. One firefighter was treated and transported with a back injury, while another was alos taken to a hospital for evaluation.

While the fire was confined to the top floor and attic, the entire building was left with water damage. It caused an estimated $250,000 in damage.

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