UPDATED, 9:10 p.m.
A one-alarm rooftop fire at 182 Beacon St., near Clarendon, did an estimated $1 million in damage after it broke out shortly before 6 p.m., the Boston Fire Department reports. The department says investigators are still trying to pin down the exact cause, but say they have ruled out a barbecue fire.
The fire, which spread to the top floor before being doused, sent smoke into the air that was visible from Hingham. Was declared knocked down around 6:40 p.m.
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