2 Mass. FFs burned at house fire
The firefighters sustained burns to their hands while ventilating the three-story home
MassLive.com, Springfield, Mass.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Two firefighters were injured in a blaze at a three-family home that displaced seven people Monday afternoon.
The firefighters received burns on their hands while ventilating the three-story house. They were taken to the hospital for treatment, fire officials said.
The fire was reported at about 3:30 p.m. at 859 Armory St. Firefighters had extinguished it before 4 p.m., officials said.
All seven people who lived in the building escaped uninjured. They are being assisted by the Western Massachusetts chapter of the American Red Cross.
The Fire Department’s Arson And Bomb Squad is investigating the cause, officials said.
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SFD “On Scene “ 859 Armory St. Working fire Fire has been knocked down all companies operating Fire appears to have started in attic Springfield Arson And Bomb Squad is investigating. pic.twitter.com/qVSc30hJA4— SPRINGFIELD FIRE (@SFD_HQ) June 22, 2020