Boston firefighters and EMTs worked to save the life of a cat trapped inside a burning building in Roxbury this morning.
The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters arrived at 78 West Cottage St. at 10:25 a.m. to battle what turned into a two-alarm fire. No humans were hurt, but firefighters inside the building found a cat - which they handed off to EMTs for care.
Rescued cat reacting positively to oxygen and first aid at this time.
The fire caused an estimated $350,000 in damage, according to the department, which adds that the cause remains under investigation.