Fire Burns Building in Northboro

"Avoid the area if possible!" the town's fire department wrote on Facebook

Firefighters at the scene of a large fire on Whitney Street in Northboro, Massachusetts, Saturday, July 30, 2022.
NBC10 Boston

A fire at a building in Northboro, Massachusetts, sent smoke high into the air over the MetroWest town Saturday evening.

Firefighters confirmed they were battling a blaze on Whitney Street near Treetop Circle, and said everyone in the building got out safe.

"Avoid the area if possible!" the department wrote in a Facebook post soon after the fire was reported about 7 p.m.

One firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion during the incident, but no other injuries were reported. The cause of the fire remained under investigation Saturday night, officials said.

Firefighters from Westboro were seen helping to put out the flames.

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