Two-alarm fire on Fessenden Street in Mattapan displaces seven

Firefighter inside building

Firefighter inside after fire knocked down. Photo by Boston Fire Department

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to 34 Fessenden St. around 10 p.m. on Friday for what turned into a two-alarm fire.

Firefighters were ordered out of the building after one fell through a porch. He was uninjured and continued to help battle the fire, the department says.

The fire started in the basement and got up to the second floor.

Damage was estimated at $250,000.



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