Two-alarm fire in East Boston sends two firefighters to the hospital

The Boston Fire Department reports a fire called in at 5:36 p.m. at 96 Chelsea St. did an estimated $200,000.

Two firefighters were taken to Mass. General, the department says, adding five of the building's six apartments were unoccupied to allow for renovations.

The cause remains under investigation.

Neighborhoods: 

Topics: 

Free tagging: 

    In the Boston Store:

    A groundbreaking account of the cataclysmic hurricane of 1938 and its devastating impact on...
    $20.79 - Learn more / Buy
    Celebrate your favorite place to live or visit with the My Place Jumbo Mug. This large 27-ounce...
    $10.12 - Learn more / Buy
    $16.99 - Learn more / Buy

    Location