Two Firefighters Injured in Seven-Alarm MA Fire

07/25/2013
From www.Boston.com: By Jarret Bencks, Aram Boghosian, Eric Moskowitz, and John R. Ellement Somerville (MA) — A seven-alarm fire ripped through six residential buildings on Calvin Street this morning. Authorities said they believed all the residents managed to escape safely, but two firefighters were injured. The fire was discovered around 6 a.m. The fire department called in mutual aid from neighboring departments including those in Boston, Everett, Chelsea, Brookline, Medford, and Belmont. Four of the buildings were in flames as firefighters arrived, said Somerville Chief Kevin Kelleher said at the scene. An Everett firefighter suffered respiratory problems and a Brookline firefighter i...

To access this articles and others like, join the Fire Engineering Training Network today.

  Gain unlimited access to the most comprehensive database of firefighter training info in the world.

  Membership in the Fire Engineering Training Network includes:

  • Exclusive Online Access to FireEngineering.com News & Articles
  • Fire Engineering Magazine Historical Archives (Online-Only)
  • Annual Print Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine
  • Annual Digital Subscription to Fire Engineering Magazine

Join Now

 Already a member? Scroll down to the Login form below to access this article.

LOGIN TODAY

FE Logo

Log into Fire Engineering and you'll have total access to the industry's leading online resource for finest training simulations, articles, instructional videos and much more.