Mattapan fire displaces 14, sends firefighter to the hospital

14 Evelyn St. fire

14 Evelyn St. engulfed in flames. Photo by Boston Fire Department.

Boston firefighters responded to 14 Evelyn St. around 11 p.m. on Sunday for what turned into a two-alarm fire that displaced 14 residents and sent one firefighter to the hospital with a shoulder injury.

The Boston Fire Department reports fire was showing from the second floor of the three decker when firefighters arrived.

Damage was estimated at $500,000. The cause remains under investigation.




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